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19 Ratings

The Polish Bride

De Poolse bruid

Directed by Karim Traïdia
Netherlands, 1998


Drama on the dawning love between a Polish woman and a farmer from Groningen. Anna is forced to work in a brothel, but manages to escape. She’s found, exhausted and scared, by Henk (the farmer) who offers her a place to stay, but her past chases her.

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The Polish Bride Directed by Karim Traïdia

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Grand Golden Rail

International Film Festival Rotterdam

1998 | Winner: Audience Award

Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente

1999 | 2 wins including: Best Actress

Golden Globes (USA)

1999 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

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