4.1
50 Ratings

Heroism

Eroica

Directed by Andrzej Munk
Poland, 1957
Comedy, Drama, War

Synopsis

Andrzej Munk’s ‘heroic symphony’, set during WWII, presents two sardonic tales of courage and valour which aim to demystify the archetypal image of heroism. Both tales converge to create a blackly comic and perceptive satire.

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Heroism
Directed by Andrzej Munk

Awards & Festivals

Mar del Plata International Film Festival

1959 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize

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