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The Big Animal


Working from a recently rediscovered script from late Polish filmmaker Krysztof Kieslowski, veteran actor and frequent Kieslowski collaborator [[Performer~P113132~Jerzy Stuhr~jerzystuhr]] directs this wry fable about intolerance and individuality. The film opens with bank clerk and clarinet enthusiast Zygmunt Sawicki (Stuhr) discovering a huge two-humped camel in his garden -- apparently left behind by a traveling circus. Though his schoolteacher wife Marysia ([[Performer~P20904~Anna Dymna~annadymna...more

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73 out of 100 Metascore®

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