Before the Rally

Przed rajdem, 1971, 14 min.
Documentary

Before the Rally (1971)

Production

Director Krzysztof Kieslowski
Cinematography Piotr Kwiatkowski, Krzysztof Kieslowski
Featuring Krzysztof Komornicki

Story

An account of the ten days of preparation of the leading Polish racing car driver Krzysztof Komornicki for the 1971 Monte Carlo rally, as he battles with the technical shortcomings of the Polish Fiat 125. He did not finish the race. An allegory of the country’s industrial and economic problems.