film

Hungary 2018

directed by Eszter Hajdú, Hungary/Portugal 2018, 82' (English friendly)

In her new film, Eszter Hajdu documents the campaign leading up to the parliamentary elections in Hungary in 2018. The director devotes a great deal of attention to the efforts of the opposition politician Ferenc Gyurcsany, who tries to surround himself with opponents of Viktor Orbans party. In this confrontation, Gyurcsanya former prime minister whose governments went down in history for, among other things, a scandal and riots in 2009 (which the film doesnt mention, unfortunately)has no chanceall the more so since Orbans government employs a propaganda effort of the highest order. In an attempt to scare Hungarians, images of George Soros are shown on hundreds of billboards that depict him as the main force behind a “migrant invasion. Top politicians from the ruling camp appear at election events where they shamelessly thunder against Jews, gays, Freemasons, and EU bureaucrats conspiring to deprive Hungary of its national identity.

 

  • Admission free
  • Free tickets available at the box office on the day preceding the screening and on the day of the screening: more information
  • Screenings
    • 06/12/2019 20:00 (Workspace)
    • 12/12/2019 18:00 (Laboratory)
06/12/2019
20:00
12/12/2019
18:00
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