“SZPITAL PRZEMIENIENIA” [THE HOSPITAL OF TRANSFIGURATION] BY MAŁGORZATA HEN-DRYKOWSKA – BOOK PROMOTION EVENT
“Szpital Przemienienia” is the latest book by Małgorzata Hendrykowska. Published in the series “Klasyka Kina” [Cinema Classics] (Wydawnictwo Naukowe UAM), the volume is devoted to the making, analysis and interpretation of the film directed by Edward Żebrowski and based on the novel of the same title written by Stanisław Lem. “Szpital Przemienienia” opened in Polish cinemas in March 1979. In her book, the author discusses events preceding film production, reveals some behind-the-scene details and explores the critical response to the picture. She also points to a plethora of possible interpretations and lends emphasis to the timeless significance of Żebrowski’s film.
GDYNIA FILM CENTRE, GALLERY, TUESDAY, 19TH SEPTEMBER 2017, 3.00 P.M.