A still from "Prawo i pięść" ("The Law and the Fist")

Jan Ossowski

Polish History Museum

Polish History Museum
Warszawa, Poland

1964 - Prawo i pięść / The Law and the Fist, directed by Jerzy Hoffman, co-directed with Edward Skórzewski; based on a novel by Józef Hen; screenplay by Józef Hen. A fragment of the post-war reality in the western territories of Poland. The film was made in the convention of an American western.


  • Title: A still from "Prawo i pięść" ("The Law and the Fist")
  • Creator: Jan Ossowski
  • Contributor: Filmoteka Narodowa
  • Original Source: Filmoteka Narodowa
  • Event date: 1964
  • Credit: Filmoteka Narodowa
  • Collection: Shifting Poland

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