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Camera Buff (1979) (aka Amator)

Director: Krzysztof KieslowskiCameraBuff

Writers: Krzysztof Kieslowski (dialogue), Jerzy Stuhr(dialogue)

Camera Buff (PolishAmator, meaning “amateur”) is a 1979 Polish film written and directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski and starring Jerzy Stuhr. The film is about a humble factory worker whose newfound hobby, amateur film, becomes an obsession, and transforms his modest and formerly contented life.[1] Camera Buff won the Polish Film Festival Golden Lion Award and the Moscow International Film Festival FIPRESCI Prize and Golden Prize in 1979, and the Berlin International Film Festival Otto Dibelius Film Award in 1980. (Wikipedia)