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Blind Chance (The Criterion Collection)(Blu-ray)(Region A)

Blind Chance (1987) The Criterion Collection Blu-ray
 
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- US RELEASED DISC.
- (REGION A) PLAYS ON REGION A BLU-RAY PLAYERS ONLY.

Video
Codec: MPEG-4 AVC
Resolution: 1080p
Original aspect ratio: 1.66:1

Subtitles
English

Discs
Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Special Features:
- New 4K digital restoration of the original uncensored film, approved by cinematographer Krzysztof Pakulski, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray
- New interview with Polish film critic Tadeusz Sobolewski
- Interview with director Agnieszka Holland from 2003
- Nine sections from the film originally censored by the Central Film Board in Poland
- PLUS: An essay by film critic Dennis Lim and a 1993 interview about the film with director Krzysztof Kieślowski

Blind Chance (1987) The Criterion Collection Blu-ray

Witek runs after the train. There are three variants of his fate and three different sto¬ries depending on whether or not he catches the train. Variant one:. he catches the train and meets an old communist who encourages h/m to become a Party activist. Variant two: he bumps into a railway guard, faces trial and has to do community work. While working he meets people involved in political opposition movement. Variant three: Witek misses the train, meets a girl from his studies and, influenced by her, returns to university. They got married. Witek leads a peaceful life, devoted to academic career, with no political involvement. His life comes to an abrupt end when the plane in which he travels to lecture in Libya explodes.

Director: Krzysztof Kieslowski
Writer: Krzysztof Kieslowski
Starring: Boguslaw Linda, Tadeusz Lomnicki, Zbigniew Zapasiewicz, Boguslawa Pawelec, Marzena Trybala, Jacek Borkowski

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