The Hour-Glass Sanatorium
Sanatorium pod klepsydrą, 1973, 119 min.
Jury Prize at the Cannes Festival
Golden Asteroid at the Trieste International Science Fiction Film Festival
Gdansk Polish Film Festival – Best Art Director Award for Jerzy Skarzynski & Andrzej Plocki
Set in pre- World War II era. A young man is on a strange train to see his dying father in a sanatorium. But the place is going to ruin and recalls a lot of memories from the past. He is beset by soldiers from the past, colonial black mercenaries, girls from his early life, and his parents. It is an interior adventure, with unusual atmospheric flair and extraordinary sets.