Wednesday, February 27
7:00 PM @ The Ellen Theatre
From Cannes and Oscar-winning director, Pawel Pawlikowski, Cold War is the tale of a couple separated by politics, character flaws and unfortunate twists of fate – an impossible love story in impossible times. Rated R. 89 minutes. In Polish w/subtitles.
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‘Cold War’ a Stunning, White-hot Romance
Cold War is a passionate love story between a man and a woman who meet in the ruins of post-war Poland. With vastly different backgrounds and temperaments, they are fatefully mismatched and yet condemned to each other. Set against the background of the Cold War in 1950’s Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia and Paris, it’s the tale of a couple separated by politics, character flaws and unfortunate twists of fate – an impossible love story in impossible times.
From Pawel Pawlikowski, writer/director of Academy Award-winning film Ida(2013) and starring the arresting Joanna Kulig and Tomaz Kot, Cold War won Best Director at Cannes Film Festival, 6 European Film awards, and is nominated for 3 Academy Awards. Rated R, the film runs 89 minutes. In Polish with subtitles.