Retrospective of Marcel Lozinski

Microphone Test

Marcel Lozinski

A Warsaw Pollena-Uroda cosmetics factory radio broadcaster is working on a programme investigating the workers’ sense of factory ownership. The workers’ answers come as a surprise, especially to the management. Film is about the ruling and the ruled in communist Poland.


Marcel Lozinski

Marcel Loziński was born in 1940 in Paris. He earned his degree in Film Directing from Łódź Film School. He has made a number of excellent documentaries, which include How It’s Done (2006), Anything Can Happen (1995), Microphone’s Test (1980), Front Collision (1975), The Visit (1974) and was nominated to the European Academy Award and American Oscar for his documentary film 89 mm from Europe (1993). For the past four years he has been the head of the documentary programme at the Andrzej Wajda Master School of Film Directing.

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Próba mikrofonu

1980, 17', color, video

Directed by:
Marcel Lozinski

Jacek Petrycki

Edited by:
Katarzyna Maciejko-Kowalczyk

Produced by:

Festivals & Awards:

FIPRESCI Cracow 1981; 1st Prize for Screenplay, Krakow 1981