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On the Silver Globe

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Original title
Na srebrnym globie (On the Silver Globe)
Year
Running time
166 min.
Country
Poland Poland
Director
Screenwriter
Andrzej Zulawski (Books: Jerzy Zulawski)
Music
Andrzej Korzynski
Cinematography
Andrzej Jaroszewicz
Cast
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Producer
Zespól Filmowy Kadr
Genre
Sci-Fi. Adventure | Experimental Cinema. Space Adventure. Epic film
Synopsis / Plot
A small group of cosmic explorers, including a woman, leaves Earth to find freedom and start a new civilization. They do not realize that within themselves they carry the end of their own dream.

The making of this film in 1978 was brutally interrupted by the Polish Ministry of Culture. When about 80% of the shooting was complete, they ordered the filmmakers to destroy all related materials. This decision caused director Andrzej Zulawski to leave his homeland for France, where he spent the next ten years. During the democratization of the Polish political regime in 1986-1987, Zulawski returned to the country to finish the picture. Having lost the sets, costumes, actors, and momentum, the director chose to complete the film from the spared footage, adding a voiceover for the missing episodes and utilizing other actors to dub the original actors who were no longer available. Even in this mutilated form, the film appears as a highly ambitious, if overwrought, sci-fi epic that draws upon philosophical concepts rather than special effects.
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