Best award winning movies with distinctive directing from Poland

Check out today’s highest ranked movies with distinctive directing from Poland! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies with distinctive directing from Poland, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country.

1 Corpus Christi (2019)

A pious 20-year-old juvenile delinquent is sent to work at a sawmill in a small town; on arrival, he dresses up as a priest and accidentally takes over the local parish. The arrival of this young, charismatic preacher is an opportunity for the local community to begin the healing process after a tragedy that happened a year prior.

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2019-09-10 | Drama

Cast

Bartosz Bielenia, Aleksandra Konieczna

Rating

rating icon 7.659
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    idealistic man
  2. Ranked #1 for
    piety
  3. Ranked #1 for
    fundamental question

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Corpus Christi trailer
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2 Quo Vadis, Aida? (2021)

Bosnia, July 1995. Aida is a translator for the UN in the small town of Srebrenica. When the Serbian army takes over the town, her family is among the thousands of citizens looking for shelter in the UN camp. As an insider to the negotiations Aida has access to crucial information that she needs to interpret. What is at the horizon for her family and people – rescue or death? Which move should she take?

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2021-02-26 | War / Drama

Cast

Jasna Đuričić, Izudin Bajrović

Rating

rating icon 7.6
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    leaving theater thinking
  2. Ranked #1 for
    true representation
  3. Ranked #1 for
    cosmopolitan

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Quo Vadis, Aida? trailer
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3 Antichrist (2009)

A grieving couple retreats to their cabin 'Eden' in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse.

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2009-05-20 | Drama / Horror

Cast

Willem Dafoe, Charlotte Gainsbourg

Rating

rating icon 6.642
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #102 for
    therapeutic
  2. Ranked #156 for
    obtuse
  3. Ranked #173 for
    for the fearless

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Antichrist trailer
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4 Ida (2013)

Anna, a young novitiate in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a family secret dating back to the years of the German occupation.

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2013-10-25 | Drama

Cast

Agata Kulesza, Agata Trzebuchowska

Rating

rating icon 7.247
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #27 for
    symmetry plots
  2. Ranked #84 for
    reverse shot
  3. Ranked #109 for
    masterpiece

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5 The Silent Twins (2022)

June and Jennifer Gibbons are twins from the only Black family in a small town in Wales in the 1970s and '80s. Feeling isolated from the community, the pair turn inward and reject communication with everyone but each other, retreating into their own fantasy world of inspiration and adolescent desires. After a spree of vandalism, the girls are sentenced to Broadmoor, an infamous psychiatric hospital, where they face the choice to separate and survive or die together.

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2022-09-16 | Drama

Cast

Letitia Wright, Tamara Lawrance

Rating

rating icon 6.755
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    top drawer
  2. Ranked #1 for
    nice photography
  3. Ranked #1 for
    artistically creative director

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6 Essential Killing (2010)

A Taliban soldier struggles to survive after he escapes his captors and flees into the Polish countryside.

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2010-09-06 | Thriller / War

Cast

Vincent Gallo, Emmanuelle Seigner

Rating

rating icon 5.8
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #34 for
    like The Revenant
  2. Ranked #71 for
    sensitive musical score
  3. Ranked #141 for
    lowbrow

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7 Mosquito State (2020)

Isolated in his austere penthouse overlooking Central Park, obsessive Wall Street data analyst Richard Boca sees ominous patterns. His computer models are behaving erratically, as are the swarms of mosquitos breeding in his apartment, an infestation that attends his psychological meltdown.

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2020-09-05 | Thriller / Drama

Cast

Beau Knapp, Charlotte Vega

Rating

rating icon 3.7
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    remotely funny
  2. Ranked #3 for
    beautifully staged
  3. Ranked #3 for
    beyond limits

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8 The Mill and the Cross (2011)

What would it be like to step inside a great work of art, have it come alive around you, and even observe the artist as he sketches the very reality you are experiencing? From Lech Majewski, one of Poland's most acclaimed filmmakers, The Mill and the Cross is a cinematic re-staging of Pieter Bruegel's masterpiece "Procession to Calvary," presented alongside the story of its creation.

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2011-03-18 | Drama / History

Cast

Rutger Hauer, Charlotte Rampling

Rating

rating icon 6.5
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #43 for
    diorama
  2. Ranked #92 for
    symmetry plots
  3. Ranked #109 for
    realistic portrayal

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The Mill and the Cross trailer
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9 Hatred (2016)

Summer of 1939. Zosia is a young Polish girl who is deeply in love with Ukrainian Petro. Their great love will be put to the test when her father decides to marry her to a wealthy widower Skiba. Right after wedding she is left alone because her husband is drafted to the Polish army for the war with Germany. Meanwhile, tensions grow due to Jews, Poles, and Ukrainians living side by side.

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2016-10-07 | War / Drama

Cast

Michalina Łabacz, Arkadiusz Jakubik

Rating

rating icon 7.3
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #41 for
    pin-up girl
  2. Ranked #194 for
    precise directing
  3. Ranked #303 for
    historical significance

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Hatred trailer
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10 Three Colors: Blue (1993)

The wife of a famous composer survives a car accident that kills her husband and daughter. Now alone, she shakes off her old identity and explores her newfound freedom but finds that she is unbreakably bound to other humans, including her husband’s mistress, whose existence she never suspected.

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1993-09-08 | Drama

Cast

Juliette Binoche, Benoît Régent

Rating

rating icon 7.663
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People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #22 for
    tour de force
  2. Ranked #84 for
    with biblical reference
  3. Ranked #105 for
    symmetry plots

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