THE MAGNATE
Title: THE MAGNATE
Original Title: MAGNAT
Film Status: INTERNATIONALLY PREMIERED
Production Year: 1986
Country of Origin: POLAND
Genre: DRAMA
Language: POLISH/GERMAN
Duration: 171 MIN.
Director: FILIP BAJON
Scriptwriter: FILIP BAJON
Cast: JAN NOWICKI, JAN ENGLERT, BOGUSŁAW LINDA,
OLGIERD ŁUKASZEWICZ
Cinematographer: PIOTR SOBOCIŃSKI
Editor: WANDA ZEMAN
Producer: KRZYSZTOF ZANUSSI
Production Company: SF TOR
Format: 35 mm
Screen Ratio: 1.85 : 1
SYNOPSIS:

Saga of German aristocratic family living in Western Poland, shown against the background of historic breakthroughs. Screenplay based on the history of von Pless dukes family. Love, betrayal, fight to save the family’s riches and reputation, dramatic turns and scandals, Polish-German relations and important historic events make up the plot.
AWARDS:

1987:Polish Feature Film Festival in Gdynia:
- Special Award of the Jury
- Award for Supporting Actor - Bogusław Linda
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