Krzysztof Kieslowski ∗Principal Works - Essay

∗Principal Works

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)

Z miasta Lodzi [From the City of Lodz] (documentary film) 1968
Fabryka [Factory] (documentary film) 1971
Podstawy BHP w kopalni miedzi [The Principles of Safety and Hygiene in a Copper Mine] (documentary film) 1972
Przejscie podziemne [with Ireneusz Iredynski; Pedestrian Subway] (documentary film) 1973
Personel [Personnel] (documentary film) 1975
Spokoj [Calm Before the Storm; also known as Peace] (film) 1976
Siedem kobiet w roznym wieku [Seven Women of Different Ages] (documentary film) 1978
Amator [Camera Buff] (film) 1979
Przypadek [Blind Chance] (film) 1982
Bez konca [with Krzysztof Piesiewicz; No End] (film) 1985
Dekalog [with Piesiewicz; Decalogue; also know as The Ten Commamandments] (film) 1988
Kroti film o zabijaniu [with Piesiewicz; A Short Film about Killing] (film) 1988
Kroti film o milosci [with Piesiewicz; A Short Film about Love] (film) 1988.
Podwojne zycie Weroniki [with Piesiewicz; The Double Life of Veronique] (film) 1991
∗∗Trzy kolory: Niebieski [with Piesiewicz; Blue] (film) 1993
∗∗Trzy kolory: Czerwony [with Piesiewicz; Red] (film) 1994
∗∗Trzy kolory: Bialy [with Piesiewicz; White] (film) 1994

∗Kieslowki wrote and directed all the films listed here; bracketed information refers to screenwriting credit only.

†This television mini-series consisted of ten short films: Dekalog 1 [I Am the Lord Thy God]; Dekalog 2 [Thou Shalt Not Take the Name of the Lord Thy God in Vain]; Dekalog 3 [Honor the Sabbath Day]; Dekalog 4 [Honor Thy Father and Thy Mother]; Dekalog 5 [Thou Shalt Not Kill]; Dekalog 6 [Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery]; Dekalog 7 [Thou Shalt Not Steal]; Dekalog 8 [Thou Shalt Not Bear False Witness]; Dekalog 9 [Thou Shalt Not Covet Thy Neighbor's Wife]; Dekalog 10 [Thou Shalt Not Covet Thy Neighbor's Goods].

‡These films are expanded versions of Dekalog 5 [Thou Shalt Not Kill], and Dekalog 6 [Thou Shalt Not Commit Adultery], respectively.

∗∗These films are collectively refered to as the Three Colors trilogy.