In September, the world premier of “The Decalogue” takes place at the International Film Festival in Venice. Dispite being presented out of competition it is hailed as the biggest event of the festival and recieves the FIPRESCI award. It is the first in a long list of prizes awarded to Kieślowski at numerous prestigious festivals (including Montreal, San Sebastian, Dunkirk, Sao Paulo and Chicago).
Polish Television later sell “The Decalogue” to distributors in over 75 countries.
In autumn Kieślowski travels with “A Short Film About Killing” and “A Short Film About Love” all over the USA and Latin America.