Sanatorium Pod Klepsydra (1973)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Road Movie  |   Run Time - 124 min.  |   Countries - Poland  |  
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In the period before World War II, Joseph (Jan Nowicki) is on his way to visit his father in a sanatorium. As he travels by train, his reminiscences and fantasies blend together and become a revelatory window into the mind and psyche of a somewhat mystical young Jew. Among the images that are brought to the screen are the ghettos, black colonial mercenary soldiers, and memories of Jacob's mother and father in better times.

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fantasy, father, Jewish, reminiscence, train [locomotive], trip