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An Uneventful Story

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Director  Wojciech Jerzy Has
Music director  Jerzy Maksymiuk
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Language  Polish
7.8/10 IMDb

Genre  Drama
Screenplay  Wojciech Jerzy Has
Country  Poland
An Uneventful Story movie poster
Release date  12 September 1983 (1983-09-12)
Based on  ??????? ??????? (A Dreary Story)   by Anton Chekhov
Writer  Anton Chekhov (short story), Wojciech Has
Initial release  September 12, 1983 (Poland)
Cast  Gustaw Holoubek (Professor), Hanna Mikuc (Katarzyna), Anna Milewska (Weronika), Janusz Gajos (Aleksander Gnekker), Marek Bargielowski (Michal)
Similar movies  Related Wojciech Jerzy Has movies

An Uneventful Story (Polish: Nieciekawa historia) is a 1986 Polish film directed by Wojciech Jerzy Has, starring Gustaw Holoubek. The film is an adaptation of a short story by Anton Chekhov and tells the story of a professor of medicine who begins an affair with a young pupil.

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Plot

Michal (Gustaw Holoubek) is a middle aged professor of medicine in a provincial town who is bored by the mundane and superficial nature of his life, friends and family. Katarzyna (Hanna Mikuc), a young woman returns to the town and the two have an affair.

Cast

  • Marek Bargielowski as Michal
  • Wladyslaw Dewoyno as Mikolaj
  • Ewa Frackiewicz
  • Janusz Gajos as Aleksander Gnekker
  • Jacek Glowacki
  • Gustaw Holoubek as Professor
  • Jan Konieczny
  • Janusz Michalowski as Piotr
  • Hanna Mikuc as Katarzyna
  • Anna Milewska as Weronika
  • Wlodzimierz Musial
  • Jerzy Zygmunt Nowak as Waiter
  • Elwira Romanczuk as Liza
  • Leszek Zentara as Student
  • Production

    Has first submitted a script for An Uneventful Story to the communist authorities as the follow up project to The Saragossa Manuscript, when it was rejected he made The Codes (Szyfry) instead. The film was the director's first after a hiatus of 10 years, after Has had a number of projects blocked by the communist authorities because he had taken The Hour-Glass Sanatorium to the Cannes Film Festival against their wishes. It was filmed in the city of Tarnów in the Polish province of Małopolskie.

    Release

    The film was released on 12 September 1983.

    References

    An Uneventful Story Wikipedia
    An Uneventful Story IMDb An Uneventful Story themoviedb.org


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