Enjoy the 4 Elements Film Festival twice a year - the summer and the winter edition!

Thursday
09. 08. 2018
Kino Akademik
14:00

Va banque

Vabank

Juliusz Machulski, PL, 1981, 104 min., OV+SS

Vabank is without a question one of the masterpieces of Polish cinema and also the directorial debut of Juliusz Machulski, one of the most prolific Polish comedy-makers. A heist-movie, inspired by the all time classic The Sting by George Roy Hill, shows most of all the nostalgia for the 30s and the inter-war period, when Poland as a nation – as Machulski often highlights – “was truly independent and even the money was real”.