Trois Couleurs: Blanc

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Trois Couleurs: Blanc ★★★ White; Three Colors: White 1994 (R)

Bittersweet comedic ragstoriches tale spiced with revenge and lasting love. “White” focuses on equality and begins when a bewildered Polish hairdresser is divorced by his disdainful French wife, who takes him for everything he has. Returning to his family in Poland, Karol doggedly works his way into wealth. Then he decides to fake his death and leave his fortune to the ex he still loves—or does he? In Polish and French with English subtitles. Part 2 of Kieslowski's trilogy, following “Trois Couleurs: Bleu” and followed by “Trois Couleurs: Rouge.” 92m/C VHS, DVD . FR SI PL Zbigniew Zamachowski, Julie Delpy, Janusz Gajos, Jerzy Stuhr, Aleksander Bardini, Grzegorz Warchol, Cezary Harasimowicz, Jerzy Nowak, Jerzy Trela, Cezary Pazura, Michel Lisowski, Philippe Morier-Genoud; Cameos: Juliette Binoche, Florence Pernel; D: Krzysztof Kieslowski; W: Krzysztof Kieslowski, Krzysztof Piesiewicz; C: Edward Klosinski; M: Zbigniew Preisner. Berlin Intl. Film Fest. ‘94: Director (Kieslowski).