PROVINCIAL ACTORS
Title: PROVINCIAL ACTORS
Original Title: AKTORZY PROWINCJONALNI
Film Status: INTERNATIONALLY PREMIERED
Production Year: 1978
Country of Origin: POLAND
Genre: COMEDY/DRAMA
Language: POLISH
Duration: 104 MIN.
Director: AGNIESZKA HOLLAND
Scriptwriter: AGNIESZKA HOLLAND
Cast: HALINA ŁABONARSKA, TADEUSZ HUK,
IWONA BIERNACKA, EWA DAŁKOWSKA
Cinematographer: JACEK PETRYCKI
Editor: HALINA NAWROCKA
Producer: ANDRZEJ WAJDA
Production Company: ZESPÓŁ FILMOWY X
Format: 35 mm
Screen Ratio: 1.85 : 1
SYNOPSIS:

Actors in a provincial theatre are working on a new premiere. The play is directed by an artist from the capital city of Warsaw. His artistic attitude is highly superficial. He shuns some ambitious staging ideas put for by the leading actor in the play. The actor is the most talented individual in the company. He feels increasingly isolated not only on the stage. His marriage is slowly going to piece too. The actor attempts to save his marriage and artistic ambitions.
AWARDS:

1979:
1980:
Polish Feature Film Festival in Gdynia - Best Actress Award - Halina Łabonarska
International Film Festival in Cannes - FIPRESCI Award