BUDAPEST JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL


Welcome to the 5th annual Budapest Jewish Film Festival. The gathering takes place between the 17th and the 20th of November, in Budapest, Hungary.

With a broad line-up of the latest movies depicting today’s Jewish culture and heritage, Budapest Jewish Film Festival is the largest event of its kind in Central and Eastern Europe. This year’s programme features a fresh selection of recent pictures from France, the United States, Argentina, Germany, Canada, Hungary and Israel.

Tickets available from 10 November at www.muveszmozi.huwww.kinocafemozi.huwww.artmozi.hu

 

OFFICIAL SELECTION 2016

5 to 7
USA, 2014
Original title: 5 to 7
Language: English, subtitles: Hungarian
Director: Victor Levin
Screenings:
– 19 November, 8pm, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall
– 20 November, 4:30pm, Kino Cafe Cinema

Denial
USA, 2016
Original title: Denial
Language: English, subtitles: Hungarian
Director: Mick Jackson
Screenings:
– 17 November, 7:30pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall
– 20 November, 4pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall

Korczak
Poland, 1990
Original title: Korczak
Language: Hungarian (dubbed)
Director: Andrzej Wajda
Screening:
– 19 November, 3:30, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall

Labyrinth of Lies
Germany, 2014
Original title: Im Labyrinth des Schweigens
Language: German, subtitles: English, Hungarian
Director: Giulio Ricciarelli
Screenings:
– 18 November, 8pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall
– 20 November, 8pm, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall

Mr. Gaga
Israel, 2015
Original title: Mr. Gaga
Language: Hebrew, subtitles: English, Hungarian
Director: Tomer Heymann
Screenings:
– 19 November, 8:15pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall
– 20 November, 5pm, Kino Cafe Cinema

Mr. Kaplan
Argentina, 2014
Original title: Mr. Kaplan
Language: Spanish, subtitles: Hungarian
Director: Álvaro Brechner
Screening:
– 20 November, 4pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall

Listen Up Philip
USA, 2014
Original title: Listen Up Philip
Language: English, subtitles: Hungarian
Director: Alex Ross Perry
Screenings:
– 18 November, 6pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall
– 20 November, 5:45pm, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall

Once in a Lifetime
France, 2014
Original title: Les Héritiers
Language: French, subtitles: Hungarian
Director: Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar
Screenings:
– 17 November, 6pm, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall
– 19 November, 2:30pm, Kino Cafe Cinema
– 20 November, 7pm, Kino Cafe Cinema

Soul Exodus
Hungary, 2016
Original title: Soul Exodus
Language: English, subtitles: Hungarian
Director: Csaba Bereczki
Screening:
– 19 November, 6pm, Kino Cafe Cinema

The Bloom of Yesterday
Germany, Austria, 2016
Original title: Die Blumen von Gestern
Language: German, subtitles: English, Hungarian
Director: Chris Kraus
Screenings:
– 19 November., 5pm, Kino Cafe Cinema
– 20 November., 6pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall

The Kind Words
Israel, Canada, 2015
Original title: The Kind Words
Language: French, Hebrew, subtitles: English, Hungarian
Director: Shemi Zarhin
Screenings:
– 19 November., 6pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall
– 20 November., 3:30pm, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall

The Law
France, 2014
Original title: La Loi, le combat d’une femme pour toutes les femmes
Language: French, subtitles: English, Hungarian
Director: Christian Faure
Screenings:
– 18 November., 5:30pm, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall
– 19 November., 4pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall

The People vs. Fritz Bauer
Germany, 2015
Original title: Der Staat gegen Fritz Bauer
Language: German, subtitles: English, Hungarian
Director: Lars Kraume
Screenings:
– 17 November., 8pm, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall
– 19 November., 2pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall

The Tenth Man
Argentina, 2016
Original title: El rey del Once
Language: Spanish, subtitles: English, Hungarian
Director: Daniel Burman
Screenings:
– 18 November., 7:30pm, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall
– 19 November., 1:30pm, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall
– 20 November., 8:15pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall

To Life
France, 2014
Original title: À la vie
Language: French, subtitles: English, Hungarian
Director: Jean-Jacques Zilbermann
Screenings:
– 17 November., 5pm, Művész Cinema, Chaplin Hall
– 19 November., 5:45pm, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall
– 20 November., 1:30pm, Művész Cinema, Huszárik Hall

 

FESTIVAL VENUES

Művész Cinema
Budapest, District VI, Teréz körút 30.

Kino Café Cinema
Budapest, District XIII, Szent István krt. 16.

 

CONTACTS

Festival Director
Zsuzsa Fritz

Curators:
András Borgula, Artistic Director. Gólem Theatre
Hunor Csörgits
Anna Fodor, Cirko Film
Zsuzsa Fritz, Director, Bálint Ház

Project management:
Péter Berényi
Móni Gábor
E-mail: moniga@jdc.org

Project coordinator:
Linda Kriston
E-mail: lindakr@jdc.org

Creative team:
Borgula András
Lantai Dávid
Marcsa Barbara

Press and communications
István Gricz
E: istvan.gricz@judafest.org
P: +36 30 219-5198