National Film Institute nominates Post Mortem for Oscar
Hungary is nominating Post Mortem, a film by Peter Bergendy, for the 2022 Academy Awards for best International Feature Film, the National Film Institute (NFI) said on Wednesday.
MITEM international theatre festival to feature 19 titles from 12 countries
The 7th Madach International Theatre Meeting (MITEM) will feature 19 productions from 12 countries and concerts, exhibitions and film screenings, the organisers said on Friday.
Budapest Autumn Festival to offer over 150 events
The Budapest Autumn Festival will offer over 150 events at thirty venues between September 26 and October 10, the deputy mayor in charge of charge of cultural affairs said on Thursday.
Zsigmond Film Festival to start on September 21
The 5th Zsigmond Vilmos International Film Festival will get under way in Szeged, in southern Hungary, next Monday, festival's director told a press conference on Tuesday.
Hungary’s Erasing Frank fetches Venice Biennale’s award for most innovative film
Erasing Frank, the first feature-length film made by Hungary's Gabor Fabricius, has won the award for most innovative film at this year's international film festival in Venice, the National Film Institute (NFI) said on Friday.
Budapest Classic Film Marathon to pay tribute to Hungary’s Jancso, Torocsik, Jankovics
The Budapest Classic Film Marathon, the capital city's largest international film event, will pay tribute to renowned director Miklos Jancso, and legendary actress Mari Torocsik and eminent animation director Marcell Jankovics, both of whom died this year, the organiser said on Tuesday.
Fashion and Design Autumn to launch in Budapest
The Fashion and Design Autumn series of events will soon launch in Budapest with fashion shows, exhibitions, performances and roundtable discussions, the organiser said on Thursday.
Margaret Island to host international film festival
An international film festival will be held on Budapest's Margaret Island between August 7 and 22, featuring European, Israeli, and Far Eastern films made in recent years, Budapest Film said in a statement late on Wednesday.
Sziget Festival returning in 2022
Sziget Festival, one of the largest annual music and cultural festivals in Europe, will return between August 10 and 15 next year, the organisers said.
Exhibition on 120 Years of Hungarian Cinema opens in Budapest
An exhibition celebrating the 120th anniversary of Hungarian cinema and showing relics of various eras has opened in Budapest's Ludwig Museum.