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17 Ratings

Ewa Wants To Sleep

Ewa Chce Spać

Directed by Tadeusz Chmielewski
Poland, 1958


Ewa Bonecka, a young student about to start school in a new place finds herself without a place to sleep after she is declined a room in a women-only hotel. Helped by a pleasant policeman, Piotr, she tries to find a lodging in the strange town full of thieves and petty troublemakers.

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Ewa Wants To Sleep Directed by Tadeusz Chmielewski

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1958 | 2 wins including: Alma Award for Best Screenplay

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