The Palace (1980)
aka Palac
Genre: Drama | Fantasy | Surreal
Country: Poland | Director: Tadeusz Junak
Language: Polish | Subtitles: English & Spanish
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Aspect ratio: 1.33:1 | Length: 89mn
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An enigmatic, symbolic, puzzling fantasy about a young shepherd named Jakub (Janusz Michalowski) and a palace, this story was directed by Junak Tadeusz. Set at the end of World War II, the action starts when Jakub decides to finally walk into a palace that has intrigued him since he was a young child. Once inside the large structure, he seems to have entered a dream world. He comes across characters who force him into resolving life-threatening situations, though it is never quite clear why. Perhaps Polish audiences would derive more meaning from this culturally-bound philosophical journey.

The Palace (1980)