Sanatorium pod Klepsydra (The Hour-Glass Sanatorium) (The Sandglass)
Sanatorium pod Klepsydra (The Hour-Glass Sanatorium) (The Sandglass) (1973)

In the period before World War II, Joseph is on his way to visit his father in a sanatorium. As he travels by train, his reminiscences and fantasies blend together and become a revelatory window into the mind and psyche of a somewhat… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 1, 1973
DVD Release Date: February 17, 2009
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Dennis Schwartz
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This mind fuck arthouse pic is not for the casual filmgoer or those who demand a linear story.

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Anton Bitel

Jakob's crepuscular quest to reconcile himself to his past will haunt for days those it does not send straight to sleep.

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Eric Broome
Trying to describe the surreal mystique of "The Hour-Glass Sanatorium" is futile. This elusive Polish film is so visual -- and so resistant to a… More