A passionate love story between two people of different backgrounds and temperaments, who are fatefully mismatched and yet condemned to each other. Set against the background of the Cold War in the 1950s in Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia and Paris, the film depicts an impossible love story in impossible times.
Rated R for some sexual content, nudity and language
Nominated for 3 Oscars:
|Best Foreign Language Film of the Year
|Best Achievement in Directing
|Best Achievement in Cinematography