Tall Tales

  • Original title:
    Apró Mesék
  • Genre:
    thriller, drama, romance
  • Production year:
    2019
  • Format:
    HD
  • Runtime:
    112
  • Language:
    Hungarian
  • Director:
    Attila Szász
  • Cast:
    Szabó Kimmel Tamás, Vica Kerekes, Levente Molnár
  • Producer:
    Tamás Lajos, Ábel Köves

Synopsis

1945, Hungary. Shortly after the end of World War II, when chaos and insecurity reign supreme in the country, a con man tries to take advantage of such confused times. Forced to flee Budapest, he's given shelter in the woods by a mysterious woman and his son. Still trying to confront his demons, he soon finds himself in a passionate love affair with the woman whose husband is about to return home from the front.

 

FESTIVALS

2021 - South East European Film Festival - European Jury - Best Film

2021 - South East European Film Festival - European Jury - Attila Szász - Best Director

2021 - South East European Film Festival - European Jury - Vica Kerekes - Best Actress

2021 - South East European Film Festival - American Jury - Attila Szász - Best Director

2021 - South East European Film Festival - American Jury - Norbert Köbli - Best Film

2020 - Cinequest San Jose Film Festival - Global Landscapes Competition - Global Vision Award

2020 - Parma International Music Film Festival - Violetta d'Oro - main prize

2020 - Parma International Music Film Festival - Best Film

2020 - Balkan Panorama Film Festival - International Feature Lenght Film Competition - Grand Prize