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4.1
633 Ratings

Kanal

Directed by Andrzej Wajda
Poland, 1957
Drama

Synopsis

“Watch them closely, for these are the last hours of their lives,” announces a narrator, foretelling the tragedy that unfolds as a war-ravaged company of Home Army resistance fighters tries to escape the Nazis through the sewers of Warsaw.

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Kanal
Directed by Andrzej Wajda

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

1957 | Winner: Jury Special Prize

1957 | Competition

São Paulo International Film Festival

2016

BAFTA Awards

1959 | Nominee: Most Promising Newcomer to Film

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