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Dekalog, osiem

Krzysztof Kieślowski Poland, 1989

Ghostman's rating of the film Decalogue VIII

Incredibly subtle and massive in its implications, although that could also be said of the other entries, episode 8 of the Decalogue is a melancholy enigma of a film. What is ethical and not ethical? Clearly the 1943 Holocaust incident is unethical. But is it unethical for the two to reconcile? It's almost as if Kieslowski is asking himself and the viewer, is this right? To be honest, I don't think he approves.