About the film
The Eighth Day of the Week
Release Date: August 26, 1958
|Production Companies||:||Central Cinema Company Film (CCC), Zespól Filmowy "Studio"|
|Producers||:||Stanisław Zylewicz, Lech Zahorski|
|Writers||:||Aleksander Ford, Marek Hlasko, Marek Hlasko|
Zbigniew Cybulski and Sonja Ziemann play lovers struggling to find happiness and privacy in overcrowded Warsaw. The movie shows an honest picture of life in a war-damaged city, contrasting the characters' difficulties with their dreams of a better life. It was banned in Poland in 1958 and would not been seen anywhere until its European release one year later.