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Sándor Sára

The Prosecution (A vád)

Edition 1997
83' - 1996 - Drama - Dialogue: Hungarian
Director: Sándor Sára Composer: Zoltan Jeney With: Kati Lazar, Sandor Szakacsi, Zoltan Varga, Zsolt Anger, Julia Fazakas, Kitty Keri
A farmer family prepares for another Christmas in wartime. It is 1944 and war still looms over Hungary. Cannons echo from not-so-far distant skies. Undeterred, consolation is found in the unity of the family. The biggest concern is Peter, a son who has deserted the army. Military police are looking for him and his family fear he will be found. When a first wave of Russian soldiers arrive, hope of victory fills the house. However, a second wave of troops present a different situation. They ransack the farm and two soldiers try to rape the women. Forced to protest his sisters, Peter kills one of them and is arrested....

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Credits

Director

Sándor Sára

Composer

Zoltan Jeney

With

Kati Lazar, Sandor Szakacsi, Zoltan Varga, Zsolt Anger, Julia Fazakas, Kitty Keri

Scenario

Sándor Sára, Nándor Gion

Director of Photography

Balasz Sara

Editor

Hajnal Sello

Producer

János Rózsa

Production studios

Cinema Film, Objektiv Filmstudio

More information

Dialogue

Hungarian

Countries of production

Hungary

Year

1996

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