One of the most revered of Krzysztof Kieslowski's "10 commandments" series, the late director's determinedly bleak parable investigates a pointless murder and a lawyer's subsequent near-existential defence. Out the same year ('88) as A Short Film About Love, its intensity made the Polish maestro a global name.

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A Short Film About Killing

One of the most revered of Krzysztof Kieslowski’s “10 commandments” series, the late director’s determinedly bleak parable investigates a pointless murder and a lawyer’s subsequent near-existential defence. Out the same year (’88) as A Short Film About Love, its intensity made the Polish maestro a global name.