DOI: 10.17265/2159-5836/2016.03.007
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Iwona Grodź

Abstract: The aim of this essay is firstly to indicate a little-known film Le Dēpart made by the famous Polish director Jerzy Skolimowski in 1967 year as an example of the Polish New Wave. Although it was made in Belgium and it stars Jean-Pierre Léaud as a car-obsessed young man trying to get possession of a Porsche for a race. The film won the Golden Bear at the 17th Berlin International Film Festival and was also selected as the Belgian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 40th Academy Awards, but was not a…

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