Based upon the beloved novel by Eliza Orzeszkowa, this epic foreign drama details the romantic and class struggles endured by a disparate group of Polish residents living near the river Niemen in 1863. While coping with their own weighty problems, the characters must choose sides when an uprising against the Russian occupation of their land is organized. Iwona Pawlak, Adam Marjanski, Marta Lipinska star. AKA: "The River Niemen." 100 min. Standard; Soundtrack: Polish; Subtitles: English; biographies. In Polish with English subtitles.