The Painted Bird

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  • Genre(s): Drama War
  • Release year: 2020
  • Running time: 169 min
The Painted Bird is a deeply dramatic story examining the immediate relationship between terror and cruelty on one side and innocence and love on the other. Although the novel itself has been perceived as highly controversial since its publication in... read more

The Painted Bird is a deeply dramatic story examining the immediate relationship between terror and cruelty on one side and innocence and love on the other. Although the novel itself has been perceived as highly controversial since its publication in 1965, it has won global recognition and several prestigious literary awards. It is the first and the most celebrated novel by the author of the novels Being There and Pinball – one of the most significant and striking writers of the last century, Jerzy Kosiński.

Original Release

03/05/2020

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Directors

Václav Marhoul

Writers

Václav Marhoul, Jerzy Kosinski

Cast

Stellan Skarsgard Hans
Harvey Keitel Priest
Barry Pepper Mitka
Udo Kier Miller
Julian Sands Garbos
Jitka Cvancarová Ludmila
Aleksei Kravchenko Gavrila
Tim Kalkhof SS Officer
Pavel Kríz Zealous man
Petr Kotlar Joska
Petr Vanek Nikodem
Milan Simácek Horse owner
Lech Dyblik Lekh
Radim Fiala Cossack commander
Filip Kankovský Stallholder
Julia Valentova Labina (as Julia Valentova Vidrnakova)
Nina Sunevic Marta (as Nina Shunevych)
Dominik Weber Feldwebel
Alexander Leopold Schank SS Officer
Michaela Dolezalová Miller's wife

Producers

Editors

Ludek Hudec

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