Krzysztof Kieślowski

Three Colors: White

Three Colors: White

The most playful and also the grittiest of Kieślowski’s Three Colors films follows the adventures of Karol Karol (Zbigniew Zamachowski), a Polish immigrant living in France. The hapless hairdresser opts to leave Paris for his native Warsaw when his wife (Julie Delpy) sues him for divorce (her reason: their marriage was never consummated) and then frames him for arson after setting her own salon ablaze. White, which goes on to chronicle Karol Karol’s elaborate revenge plot, manages to be both a ticklish dark comedy about the economic inequalities of Eastern and Western Europe and a sublime reverie about twisted love.

Film Info

Special Features

  • New high-definition digital restoration, with 2.0 DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack on the Blu-ray edition
  • Cinema lesson with director Krzysztof Kieślowski
  • New video essay by film critic Tony Rayns
  • Two new interview programs, one with Three Colors cowriter Krzysztof Piesiewicz and one with White actors Zbigniew Zamachowski and Julie Delpy
  • Short documentary on the making of White
  • Two short documentaries by Kieślowski: Seven Women of Different Ages (1978) and Talking Heads (1980)
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • New and improved English subtitle translation

Available In

Collector's Set

Three Colors

Three Colors

Blu-Ray Box Set

3 Discs

$63.96

Collector's Set

Three Colors

Three Colors

DVD Box Set

4 Discs

$63.96

Special Features

  • New high-definition digital restoration, with 2.0 DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack on the Blu-ray edition
  • Cinema lesson with director Krzysztof Kieślowski
  • New video essay by film critic Tony Rayns
  • Two new interview programs, one with Three Colors cowriter Krzysztof Piesiewicz and one with White actors Zbigniew Zamachowski and Julie Delpy
  • Short documentary on the making of White
  • Two short documentaries by Kieślowski: Seven Women of Different Ages (1978) and Talking Heads (1980)
  • Original theatrical trailer
  • New and improved English subtitle translation
Three Colors: White
Cast
Zbigniew Zamachowski
Karol Karol
Julie Delpy
Dominique
Janusz Gajos
Mikolaj
Jerzy Stuhr
Jurek, Karol’s brother
Aleksander Bardini
Notary lawyer
Grzegorz Warchoł
Elegant man
Cezary Harasimowicz
Inspector
Jerzy Nowak
Old farmer
Jerzy Trela
Monsieur Bronek
Piotr Machalica
Tall man
Teresa Budzisz-Krzyzanowska
Madame Jadwiga
Credits
Director
Krzysztof Kieślowski
Producer
Marin Karmitz
Screenplay
Krzysztof Piesiewicz
Screenplay
Krzysztof Kieślowski
Original music
Zbigniew Preisner
Cinematography
Edward Kłosiński
Editing
Urszula Lesiak
Sound
Jean-Claude Laureux
Sound mixer
William Flageollet
Production design
Halina Dobrowolska
Production design
Claude Lenoir
Set decorator
Magdalena Dipont
Assistant directors
Teresa Violette Buhl
Assistant directors
Emmanuel Finkiel
Production manager
Ryszard Chutkowski
Executive producer
Yvon Crenn
Screenplay consultants
Agnieszka Holland
Screenplay consultants
Edward Zebrowski
Screenplay consultants
Edward Kłosiński
Dialogue translator
Marcin Latallo
Casting
Margot Capelier
Casting
Teresa Violetta Buhl
Script continuity
Geneviève Dufour
Set photographer
Piotr Jaxa
Costume design
Elzbieta Radke
Costume design
Teresa Wardzala
Costume design
Jolanta Luczak
Costume design
Virginia Viard
Hair and makeup
Jean-Pierre Caminade
Hair and makeup
Jolanta Pruszynska
Hair and makeup
Jadwiga Cichocka

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