Ssaki (Mammals)
Ssaki (Mammals) (1963)

Ssaki (Mammals) is a ten-minute short film by Roman Polanski. It features two men and a sled in the snow. Theorists connect the themes of this film with the political duplicity in his 1961 short The Fat and the Lean. Ssaki features music by… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 1, 1963
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Chris Weber
This was Polanski's second short after film school, and his final short to be made before he embarked on a career doing features. Like a lot of his early… More
Pierluigi Puccini
Charming slapstick comedy against a beautiful snowy backdrop. It features probably the greatest score Krzysztof Komeda ever wrote for any Polanski short film,… More
Daniel Dolgin
A very funny short that deals with the issue of getting out of work. When there is a delay there's different music then the tune played when one is… More