The Big Animal

  • 2000
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Drama

The late Polish filmmaker Krzysztof Kieslowski wrote the treatment for this sweet fable in 1973, but it took his friend and one-time leading man Jerzy Stuhr to rescue it from oblivion after Kieslowski's sudden death in 1996. At first glance, Stuhr's film, which follows the fortunes of a gentle bank clerk, his schoolteacher wife and their adopted pet camel,...read more