Spring 2019: Zimna wojna (Cold War)


Originally screened: February 20, 2019

Director: Pawel Pawlikowski
Country: Poland
Runtime: 88 minutes

A folk singer (Joanna Kulig) meets a musical director (Tomasz Kot) in Kraków. They've lived through WWII, and the political unease of their country hasn't left. Because this is a musical, everything pours out in the art, the performances, and the lighting, in a story that spans two decades.

Where to watch today: Cold War is available on home video from the Criterion Collection, and is available to stream online via Prime Video.