Story of Sin [Blu-ray/DVD] [2 Discs]


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A beautiful Polish girl whose lover has gone to Rome to seek a divorce from his previous wife travels around Europe in search of him and suffers a variety of tragic adventures as the men around her try to fit her into their own selfish schemes. ~ Clarke Fountain, Rovi

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Release Date
Arrow Video
MPAA Rating
NR -- Not rated
2 hours, 10 minutes
  • Dolby Digital Mono
  • Blu-ray region A (North America, Central America, South America, Japan, Taiwan, North Korea, South Korea, Hong Kong, Southeast Asia)
  • English
Video Features
  • 2K restoration from the original film negative
  • High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) and Standard Definition DVD presentations
  • Audio Commentary by Samm Deighan and Kat Ellinger
  • Introduction by poster designer Andrzej Klimowskii
  • The First Sinner, a new interview with Story of Sin lead actor Grazyna Dlugolecka
  • The Music Box, film critic and documentarian David Thompson on the use of classical music in Borowczyk's films
  • Stories of Sin, a video essay by Daniel Bird (Friends of Walerian Borowczyk) concerning the director's obessions
  • New 2k restorations from the original negatives of Borowczyk's ground-breaking Polish shorts: Once Upon a Time (co-directed by Jan Lenica), Dom (co-directed by Lenica) and The School, with optional Audio Commentaries by Art Historian Szymon Bojko (Once Upon A Time), Composer Wlodzimierz Kotonsk (Dom) and Daniel Bird (The School)
  • Miscellaneous, a video essay on Borowczyk and Lenica's contributions to newsreels and documentaries on art history
  • Street Art, a short news reel documentary about poster art co-written by Borowczyk
  • Tools of the Trade, an interview wiht Juliusz Zamecznik, son of photographer and graphic artist Wojciech Zamecznik
  • Poster Girl, an interview with poster artist, illustrator and print maker Teresa Byszewska, who appears (briefly) in Dom
  • Trailer
  • Reversible Sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Andrzej Klimowski
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