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Walesa: Man Of Hope

Walesa: Man Of Hope

Original Title: Wałęsa. Czlowiek z nadziei.
Directors: Andrzej Wajda
Poland
Polish and Italian with English Subtitles
127 min
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Synopsis:
Lech Wałęsa, an electrician, husband, and new father, works at the Gdansk shipyard. Arrested at a protest, Walesa discovers that he is a born leader. When he speaks, people respond, and he soon becomes the voice and face of the growing solidarity movement. Aware of the dangers his position entails, he is still determined to fight for his country. Legendary director Andrzej Wajda (Ashes and Diamonds) tells the inspiring story of a Nobel Peace Prize-winning leader.

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Producer: Michal Kwiecinski

Principal Cast: Robert Wieckiewicz (Lech Walesa). Ageniszka Grochowska (Danuta Walesa). Maria Rosaria Omaggio (Ormiana Fallaci)

Film Format: DCP

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Biography

ANDRZEJ WAJDA

Screenplay: Janusz Glowacki

Producer: Michal Kwiecinski

Editor: Grazyna gradon, Milenia Fiedler

Principal Cast: Robert Wieckiewicz (Lech Walesa). Ageniszka Grochowska (Danuta Walesa). Maria Rosaria Omaggio (Ormiana Fallaci)

Production Companies: Akson Studio

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