Before the Rally

Przed rajdem, 1971, 14 min. (documentary)

Before the Rally (1971)


Director Krzysztof Kieslowski
Cinematography Piotr Kwiatkowski, Jacek Petrycki
Featuring Krzysztof Komornicki
An account of the ten days of preparation of the leading Polish racing car driver Krzysztof Komornicki for the 1971 Monte Carlo rally, as he battles with the technical shortcomings of the Polish Fiat 125. He did not finish the race. An allegory of the country’s industrial and economic problems.