"Director: Károly Makk"

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  • Another Way [1982]Another Way | DVD | (03/10/2005) from £17.53   |  Saving you £-4.54 (N/A%)   |  RRP £12.99

    Following the failed 1956 coup in Hungary a militant lesbian journalist returns to her job as a reporter for a Budapest newspaper where she falls mutually in love with the wife of an army officer. Their relationship - and its doomed consequences - reflects the intransigence and oppression of forced Soviet rule over a would-be sovereign nation. For her efforts Jadwiga Jankowska-Cieslak won Best Actress Winner at the 1982 Cannes Film Festival.

  • Love (Szerelem)Love (Szerelem) | DVD | (15/08/2005) from £10.95   |  Saving you £2.04 (15.70%)   |  RRP £12.99

    This tender black-and-white Hungarian drama takes place in the '50s. A woman's (Mari Torcsik) husband has been arrested by the Hungarian secret police and imprisoned as a dissident. The young wife lives with her mother-in-law (Lili Darvas) a sweet and magnetic woman appears to believe that her son has emigrated to America. Unable to do anything about her husband's imprisonment the daughter-in-law keeps the old woman's good cheer alive by concocting a series of letters from her husb

  • Lily In Love [1985]Lily In Love | DVD | (09/09/2002) from £N/A   |  Saving you £N/A (N/A%)   |  RRP £7.99

    An ageing actor is desperate to star in a film written by his wife but he's entirely the wrong type for the role. Undaunted he disguises himself as a sexy Italian actor wins the part and heads to Budapest. His wife hasn't the slightest idea its him and complications arise when she falls in love with this 'young' man...

  • A Long Weekend In Pest And Buda [2003]A Long Weekend In Pest And Buda | DVD | (04/12/2006) from £14.56   |  Saving you £-1.57 (-12.10%)   |  RRP £12.99

    The third in a series of his films on Second Run DVD director Kroly Makk reunites with Mari Trcsik and Ivn Darvas who starred in his classic 'Love' from 30 years before. A film that asks questions about life memory and how we reinvent ourselves. Emotionally mature and profoundly moving.

  • Hungarian Masters Box Set (3 Films) [DVD]Hungarian Masters Box Set (3 Films) | DVD | (21/06/2010) from £32.38   |  Saving you £-7.39 (-29.60%)   |  RRP £24.99

    Films include: Love (aka Szerelem) (1971): This tender black-and-white Hungarian drama takes place in the '50s. A woman's (Mari Torcsik) husband has been arrested by the Hungarian secret police and imprisoned as a dissident. The young wife lives with her mother-in-law (Lili Darvas) a sweet and magnetic woman appears to believe that her son has emigrated to America. Unable to do anything about her husband's imprisonment the daughter-in-law keeps the old woman's good cheer alive by concocting a series of letters from her husband wherein he does incredible and wonderful things...The role of the mother-in-law was played at the request of the director by octogenarian Lili Darvas the wife of the famous Hungarian playwright and novelist Ferenc Molnar. My Way Home (aka Igy Jottem) (1965): In the final days of WWII a seventeen-year-old boy wanders the countryside. He is captured by Soviet troops then released then captured once more and imprisoned at a remote barracks where he strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Russian soldier. Diary For My Children (aka Naplo Gyermekeimnek) (1982): From one of the world's most accomplished women directors Meszaros' film connects the personal with the political by portraying the impact of individuals upon history and of historical forces upon individual lives. Poignant and autobiographical this is the first in her renowned 'Diary' trilogy.

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