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Andrzej Wajda, Towering Auteur of Polish Cinema, Dies at 90

Among Mr. Wajda’s best-known films are a war trilogy made in the 1950s, along with “Man of Marble” and its sequel, “Man of Iron.” He won an honorary Oscar in 2000.
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