A famous Polish journalist presents a problem for the powers-that-be when he displays his full political skill and knowledge on a television show featuring questions and answers on a world conference by a panel of journalists. His enemies take away his privileges when he is away.
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Going from the fake prominence of state tv to the humiliation of a divorce procedure reminiscent of Stalinist show trials, a '70s Polish intellectual loses his footing in the last moments before the explosion.