[Color Studies of Chopin and The Pianist] Photo credit: Focus Features
Photo credit: Focus Features

Color Studies of Chopin and The Pianist

Part of the SummerScape film series: Chopin and the Image of Romanticism

Color Studies of Chopin
(Eugeniuz Cękalski, 1937-1944, USA/Poland, 11 minutes)

The Pianist
(Roman Polanski, 2002, France/Germany/Poland/United Kingdom, 150 minutes)

Roman Polanski’s adaptation of pianist Władysław Szpilman’s World War II memoirs highlights the ambiguities of art, politics, and history.

Click here to see all the films in the series.