For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
631 Ratings

The Hour-Glass Sanatorium

Sanatorium pod klepsydrą

Directed by Wojciech Has
Poland, 1973


While visiting his father at a dilapidated sanatorium, Joseph discovers that the old man has stopped breathing but hasn’t died. Has his arrival halted time itself? He takes a strange journey through the many rooms of the hospital, each conjuring worlds composed of memories, dreams and nightmares.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
The Hour-Glass Sanatorium Directed by Wojciech Has

What are people saying?

Related films