Napló gyermekeimnek / Diary for My Children

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Friday, November 19, 2010
7:00 pm –
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Language Corner, Building 260 (Pigott Hall), Room 113

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1982; directed by Márta Mészáros; 106 minutes

Set in Hungary during the turbulent years between 1943 and 1956...writer/director Márta Mészáros based the events of Diary for My Children on her own wartime experiences (her father was a Communist artist who died under mysterious circumstances during a Stalinist purge). It was the recipient of a Special Jury prize at Cannes (new York Time Review)

Part of the Stanford Hungarian Film Series 2010-11

Pivotal Women Directors of Hungarian Cinema: Márta Mészáros and Ildikó Enyedi

Introduction and Commentary by Éva Soós Szőke, Lecturer in Hungarian, Stanford Special Language Program

Shown with English subtitles.


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