Mr. Glowacki, whose plays were produced at the Public and other New York theaters, used dark humor to comment on turbulent times.
A high-profile attempt to educate young people about the Holocaust is also balancing the sensitive issue of charging for the exhibition.
A court has allowed the right-wing government to merge the museum, in Gdansk, with a smaller and more nationalistic institution that has yet to open.
The New York Times film critics review “Ghost in the Shell,” “Karl Marx City” and “The Zookeeper's Wife."
Agnieszka Smoczynska’s first feature is a genre-bending tale that swerves from parody to fairy tale to gleeful gore, with camp decadence.
A court let the government proceed with plans to merge the Museum of the Second World War with a smaller institution, leaving its future uncertain.
Feminist groups had expressed outrage over the invitation to the director, who fled the U.S. in 1978 while awaiting sentencing for having sex with a 13-year-old girl.
The move ensures that the collection, which includes a rare painting by Leonardo da Vinci, as well as works by Rembrandt and Renoir, will stay in Poland.
The 593 pieces in the collection include works by da Vinci and Rembrandt.