General Wieniawa

Wieniawa

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  • Duration: 56'
  • Genre: PEOPLE/HISTORY
  • Resolution: HD
  • Year: 2017

The film presents the figure of General Bolesław Wieniawa-Długoszowski, a soldier, an adjutant and a friend of Marshal Piłsudski. The real-life story of Wieniawa is based on the history of Poland's regaining independence, in which Wieniawa played a huge role. The next stages of his life illustrate the change that took place in the whole Polish society, which was divided between the three partitioning powers.

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