About the film
man vs machine capitalism adultery fire factory worker husband wife relationship cheating factory fire brigade capitalist bankrupt profit lodz pole textile industry period of promoterism luxury inhumanity friendship revenge teacher arsonist humanity
The Promised Land
Release Date: February 21, 1975
|Production Companies||:||Zespól Filmowy "X", Film Polski Film Agency|
|Producers||:||Janina Krassowska, Barbara Pec-Slesicka|
|Writers||:||Andrzej Wajda, Władysław Stanisław Reymont|
The Polish film based on the book of the same name by Wladyslaw Reymont. Taking place in the nineteenth century town of Łódź, Poland, three friends want to make a lot of money by building and investing in a textile factory. An exceptional portrait of rapid industrial expansion shown through the eyes of one Polish town.