Sanatorium

The Hourglass Sanatorium (Sanatorium Pod Klepsydra) (1973)

The Hourglass Sanatorium first published by Film4 Synopsis: In Wojciech Has’ adaptation of Bruno Schulz’s short stories, time plays tricks and dreams come to life as a man visits his not quite dead father in an otherworldly sanatorium. Review: “Everything is muddled up, Father. One needs such patience to find the right meaning in this tangle.” So says…

The Saragossa Manuscript (1965)

First published by EyeforFilm “Frasquita told her story to Busqueros, he told it to Lopez Suarez, who in turn told it to Señor Avadoro. It’s enough to drive you crazy.” In fact, as Alfonse van Worden (Zbigniew Cybulski) – Captain of the Walloon Guard and hero of The Saragossa Manuscript – tries to get his…