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Trzebuchowska (right) with Dawid Ogrodnik. Ida, shot in stunning black and white and running a brief 80 minutes, packs a punch.

Less is more in this modern classic

May 15, 2015 5:50 AM

A NUN-TO-BE and her long-lost hard-drinking, promiscuous aunt go on a road trip - Hollywood comedy or European arthouse?

Mercifully, it's the latter for Ida, directed and co-written by acclaimed Polish-British filmmaker Pawel Pawlikowski (Last Resort, The Woman in the Fifth), and winner