“Dekalog certainly lives up to its reputation as a mind-altering masterpiece. You marvel at the precision of its filmmaking even as it spreads an atmosphere of moral unease.” – Bilge Ebiri, Village Voice
“The profound pleasures they offer derive not only from their deft metaphysical playfulness but also from their storytelling genius.” – Stephen Holden, New York Times
“The Decalogue finds Kieslowski and co-scenarist Krzysztof Piesiewicz turning a delicate cycle of intimate, funny, heartbreaking, and compassionate works into a symphony of human fallibility.” – Scott Tobias, A.V. Club
“Kieslowski’s beautiful, sad and clear-eyed The Decalogue — an overwhelming psychological and spiritual epic for our times — faces the darkness, sends out a song against the storm.” – Michael Wilmington, Chicago Tribune
Last Minute Shopping Opportunity: Saturday, December 24th – We’re traditionally closed on Christmas Eve to give our staff a break to do some last minute shopping, but we’ll be open limited hours (TBA) for gift sales. Come on down for gift cards, gift memberships, and more!
Krzysztof Kieslowski’s THE DEKALOG looms large, but there’s so much more to see with our December staff picks! Dave, Ivy, Alma, and Yangqiao share their favorites—details after the jump… More »
Along with our staff picks, premieres, and special events, we like to highlight upcoming films that either must be seen on the big screen or only show very rarely. So we’ve put together a list of upcoming films to help guide you in making the best of your time at the Brattle—see the complete list after the jump… More »