The time is 1956, the coldest year of the Cold War and Hungary is politically dominated by the Soviet Empire. Yet, Hungary is also a superpower the Hungarian national water polo team remains undefeated… invincible.
Some of the most symbolic moments of the 1956 Revolution in Hungary were the tooth-and-nail battles fought by the so-called “pest guys” who dared to defy odds by taking on the panzers of one of the world’s superpowers
This is a meaningful action-comedy of a wheelchair-bound assassin gang. Driven by despair and fear of becoming useless, a 20 year-old boy, his friend, and an ex-fireman offer their services to the mafia.
New Hungarian Historical RockOpera, Hero’s Square, Budapest, June 18 & 19, 2016. To celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution. Composer and Writer: Gergely Koltay
A delightful and intriguing tale of a young man dealing with all the problems of adolescence: women, friends, popularity, sex, alcohol and cigarettes – combined with the ever-present influence of American culture.
A You were born on a Wednesday, and Wednesday’s children can make it anywhere they really want to – these were the last lines Maja had got from her mother before she abandoned her as a child.
The dreams and struggles of three generations of a Hungarian Jewish family are depicted in this award-winning drama. Against a backdrop of major 20th century events,
Hungarian small time crook, 70 year old Tibi Balog gets out of prison after 10 years, but he didn’t change a bit. When a Japanese crime syndicate hires him to acquire a Hungarian invention.
This early film from Istvan Szabo (Mephisto, Colonel Redl, Sunshine) follows two childhood sweethearts who are inseparable until the Nazi’s invasion of Hungary.
The musical film “56 Drops of Blood” is the story of Romeo and Juliet – in this case Robi and Juli – which starts in Hungary on October 23, 1956.