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Szyc, Borys

Overview
Works: 79 works in 136 publications in 5 languages and 481 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  War films  Experimental films  Animated films  Short films  Film adaptations  History  Biographical films  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Borys Szyc
Beyond the steppes by Vanja d' Alcantara( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in Polish and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond the steppes-tells the story of a woman's forced journey to the steppes of Central Asia. Nina, a young Polish woman, is deported with her baby by the Soviet Army in 1940, to the deep hostile lands of the USSR. She has to work in a sovkhoz under the control of the Russian political police. When her child becomes ill, she leaves on a search to find medications with a group of Kazakh nomads. The film draws the intimate and personal experience of this woman, as she's forced into exile, struggling against the extreme conditions of this inhuman land
1939 Battle of Westerplatte( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the morning of September 1, 1939, the German battleship Schleswig-Holstein fired on the Polish garrison stationed at the Westerplatte peninsula. Over the next seven days, fewer than two hundred soldiers stood in defiance against the relentless Nazi onslaught. Amidst the bloodshed, Two Polish commanders struggle with the decision to continue fighting or surrender under overwhelming odds. This is their story" -- container
Vinci by Juliusz Machulski( Visual )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petty thieves plot to purloin a Da Vinci painting in this caper comedy. Ex-con Cuma is on parole from prison, but a once-in-a-lifetime chance to steal one of the world's most priceless paintings falls into his lap
Let's pollute ; The case ; Esterhazy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case: "Part police procedural, part mood piece, the only thing that's clear ... [in this] stylized film noir is that nothing is clear"--Container
Wojna polsko-ruska( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Polish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Caught up in a world of conspiracy theories and an obsession with things Russian, speed freak Silny finds himself falling apart after his girlfriend Magda dumps him
Testosteron( Visual )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in Polish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the marriage ceremony does not take place due to the bride running away from the altar, the abandoned groom and wedding party try to work out what went wrong
The animation show of shows( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

v.54. 7596 frames: "Traces the evolution of a particle in a black-and-white geometrical world where the choices it makes will shape its form and its form will shape its choices"--Container. Love and theft: "[A] tribute to the art of animation [that] morphs and twists historical images into a new style, taking us on a "hypnotic joyride"'--Container. Schlaf (Sleep): "With a soundtrack featuring the pristine sound of nonstop snoring, this expressionistic film ... is a stark meditation on final things--a "lullaby with closed eyes for a silent decline""--Container
1920 Bitwa Warszawska( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in Polish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1920, one of the most decisive battles of the 20th century was fought in Poland. The Bolsheviks, having taken power in Russia, now marched the Red Army towards Warsaw. The battle's outcome secured Poland's independence and prevented Communism from spreading to the rest of the Europe. The story is told through the eyes of newlyweds Ola, a dancer in Warsaw's revue theatre, and Jan, a Polish cavalryman
Sztuka kochania : historia Michaliny Wisłockiej( Visual )

7 editions published in 2017 in Polish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michalina Wisłocka, the most famous and recognized sexologist of communist Poland, fights for the right to publish her book, which will change the sex life of Polish people forever
Lejdis( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in Polish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four childhood girlfriends gather each New Year's Eve to track the progress of their lives, make resolutions, and discuss their relationships with men
Kret( Visual )

4 editions published in 2011 in Polish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Pole discovers that his father, idolized as a hero of the 'Solidarity' movement, may have hidden a less glorious past
Mniejsze zło( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Polish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kamil, a young man, seeks fame as a writer in early 1980s in Poland. Lacking talent he becomes an opportunist, resorting to plagarism and other tricks. He is confronted by his mother and eventually joins others in fighting communism
Enen( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Polish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An arrogant medical man discovers there's more to his new patient than he imagined
Shūsen nanajū-nen tokubetsu kikaku Sugihara Chiune( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Japanese diplomat in Lithuania saves thousands of Jews by falsifying visas that allow them to travel to safety through Russia and Japan
Zimna wojna( Visual )

2 editions published in 2018 in Polish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A passionate love story between two people of different backgrounds and temperaments, who are fatefully mismatched and yet condemned to each other. Set against the background of the Cold War in the 1950s in Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia and Paris, the film depicts an impossible love story in impossible times
Śluby panieńskie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Polish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the play of Aleksander Fredro
Ixjana( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tajemnica Westerplatte( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[On September 1, 1939, a German battleship fired on the Polish garrison stationed at the Westerplatte peninsula. Over the next seven days, fewer than two hundred Polish soldiers battle against the Germans. Two Polish commanders struggle with the decision to continue fighting or surrender under overwhelming odds]
Śluby panieńskie( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the play of Aleksander Fredro
Persona Non Grata( Visual )

2 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chiune Sugihara is a Japanese diplomat posted in Lithuania. He is also a world-class spy. In Lithuania he and his partner, Pesh, gather intelligence on European affairs. As WWII begins and Germany invades Poland, hordes of Jewish refugees flee to Lithuania. In search of transit visas, they turn to Sugihara who is torn between his loyalty to his country and his loyalty to mankind --Container
 
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Alternative Names
Borys Szyc acteur polonais

Borys Szyc actor polaco

Borys Szyc Polish actor

Borys Szyc polnischer Schauspieler

Borys Szyc polsk skådespelare

Borys Szyc polsk skodespelar

Borys Szyc polsk skuespiller

Borys Szyc polski aktor

Borys Szyc Pools acteur

Michalak Borys

Michalak, Borys 1978-

Шиц, Борис

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بوريس شيس ممثل بولندي

بوریس شیتس بازیگر لهستانی

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波利斯·希克

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