Lotna

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Lotna ★★½ 1964

Wadja's first color film serves as a tribute to the Polish calvary who fought against the Germans in WWII. The story is told through the trials of a horse that passes to various military officials until it breaks a leg and must be shot. Wadja himself is the son of a cavalryman killed in the war. Polish with subtitles. 89m/ C VHS, DVD . PL Bozena Kurowska, Jerzy Pichelski, Jerzy Moes, Adam Pawlikowski; D: Andrzej Wajda; W: Andrzej Wajda, Wojciech Zukrowski; C: Jerzy Lipman; M: Tadeusz Baird.