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133 Ratings

The Fat and the Lean

Le gros et le maigre

Directed by Roman Polanski
Poland, France, 1961
Comedy, Short


An absurdist tale of master and slave that mixes comedy, cruelty, and a motley array of musical sounds.

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The Fat and the Lean Directed by Roman Polanski

Awards & Festivals

Melbourne International Film Festival

1963 | Winner: Best Short Film (Under 30 minutes)

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