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An Entertaining Journey Through Arts, Action, Humour and Genres

News The first animated feature to be fully supported by the Hungarian National Film Fund is Ruben Brandt, Collector, a thriller with a unique visual world by Milorad Krstić. After several years of mostly insignificant Hungarian animated features that fluctuated in quality, it was a great success for...

An Entertaining Journey Through Arts, Action, Humour and Genres

News The first animated feature to be fully supported by the Hungarian National Film Fund is Ruben Brandt, Collector, a thriller with a unique visual world by Milorad Krstić. After several years of mostly insignificant Hungarian animated features that fluctuated in quality, it was a great success for...

Andy Vajna dies at age 74

News Andrew G. Vajna, government film commissioner and producer of blockbusters like Rambo, Terminator, Music Box, founder of the Hungarian National Film Fund, which financed the Oscar winner Son of Saul, has died at the age of 74 in his home in Budapest after a long illness.

Oscar-winning Son of Saul director Laszlo Nemes’ Sunset is the official Hungarian entry for the Academy Awards

News The Hungarian Oscar Selection Committee announced that Hungary will enter Laszlo Nemes’ Sunset to be considered for nomination in the “Academy Awards - Best Foreign Language Film” category.

"All Sounds Are Equal" - Interview

News In Cannes, he won Vulcan Award for the sound design of the 'Son of Saul,' even Christopher Nolan's Oscar-winning sound designer congratulated him. On the movie 'Sunset,' one of the most soughtafter Hungarian sound designer, Tamás Zányi was working with László Nemes on the sound effects to be as...

"Every Work of Art has its Own Form" - interview with Mátyás Erdély

News The most recently presented feature film on which Mátyás Erdély worked as a cinematographer won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Now he has teamed up again with the director of 'Son of Saul', László Nemes. Their second film, 'Sunset,' required a new approach, a new scope, and...

"Reconstructing A World that Has Disappeared" - Interview with László Rajk

News László Rajk is a well-known Hungarian public figure: an architect, an avant garde artist, a university professor - and also a production designer in films of Costa-Gavras, John Irwin, Miklós Jancsó, Tony Gatlif, Fatih Akin, Béla Tarr. He has been working with László Nemes from his very first...

Admission Card to the International Circle of Movie Professionals - interview with Gábor Sipos and Gábor Rajna

News As the Laokoon Filmgroup produced the first feature film of Academy Award winner László Nemes, his second movie the 'Sunset' is also got produced by the company. We asked the two CEOs of the Laokoon Filmgroup, Gábor Sipos and Gábor Rajna about the difference between the two films and two stages ...

"So Far, I've Been Lucky" - interview with Juli Jakab

News László Nemes' monumental second film rests upon the slender shoulders of Juli Jakab. A 29 year old graduate dramaturg with little acting experience besides a one scene appearrance in the director's Oscar-winning debut 'Son of Sau'l, she is front and center in virtually every shot of 'Sunset'. It...

"The Viewer Should Go into the Labyrinth of the Story" - interview with László Nemes

News It has only been three years since his sensational debut 'Son of Saul' won virtually every major international award, including the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film, László Nemes is back with the intriguing 'Sunset' about a young woman's journey of self-discovery in the Budapest of 1913. The...

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