Walesa, Man of Hope: Poland’s Entry for Foreign Film Oscar

Poland has selected Andrzej Wajda’s Wałęsa. Man of Hope as the Polish candidate for the Academy Awards in the Best Foreign Language Film category.

Robert Więckiewicz stars in the title role as the former dockworker, Solidarity founder and Polish president. The film also stars Agnieszka Grochowska as Danuta Wałęsa and Maria Rosaria Omaggio as Oriana Fallaci.