About the film
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Knife in the Water
Release Date: March 09, 1962
|Slogan||:||«Acclaimed by all! Roman Polanski's tense, ironic Drama!»|
|Production Companies||:||Zespol Filmowy "Kamera"|
|Writers||:||Roman Polanski, Jerzy Skolimowski, Jerzy Skolimowski, Jakub Goldberg|
On their way to an afternoon on the lake, husband and wife Andrzej and Krystyna nearly run over a young hitchhiker. Inviting the young man onto the boat with them, Andrzej begins to subtly torment him; the hitchhiker responds by making overtures toward Krystyna. When the hitchhiker is accidentally knocked overboard, the husband's panic results in unexpected consequences.