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Magyar Nemzeti Filmalap

Overview
Works: 26 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 2,075 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Animal films  Social problem films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Coming-of-age films  Crime films  Dark comedy films  War films 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Magyar Nemzeti Filmalap
Saul fia = Son of Saul by László Nemes( Visual )

11 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in Hungarian and held by 1,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

October 1944, Auschwitz-Birkenau. Saul Auslñder is a Hungarian member of the Sonderkommando, the group of Jewish prisoners isolated from the camp and forced to assist the Nazis in the machinery of large-scale extermination. While working in one of the crematoriums, Saul discovers the body of a boy he takes for his son. As the Sonderkommando plans a rebellion, Saul decides to carry out an impossible task: save the child's body from the flames, find a rabbi to recite the mourner's Kaddish
Fehér isten = White god by Kornél Mundruczó( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Hungarian and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een op straat gezette hond sluit zich aan bij een grote groep zwerfhonden die in opstand komen tegen de mensen
Kills on wheels = Tiszta szívvel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in Hungarian and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"...[A] wildly original action-comedy in which two teenaged boys living with disabilities find escape from their humdrum lives. They are enlisted by a gruff ex-con to be his accomplices...as wheelchair hit men! Thrust into a surreal world of gangsters and guns, the partnership soon blossoms into friendship as their mentor reveals a soft heart beneath his tough exterior and the boys help him come to terms with his own disability"--Container
Az állampolgár( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Hungarian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wilson, a black man in his late fifties, has been living as a refugee in Hungary for years. He works as a security guard in Budapest and his main desire is to acquire Hungarian citizenship, but he keeps failing the exams that are required for his application. In preparing for the next exam, he is helped by Mari, a Hungarian woman of roughly the same age who is a history teacher. Unexpectedly the teacher and her pupil start to develop deep affection towards each other."--IMDb, accessed January 17, 2018
Az állampolgár = The citizen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in Hungarian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wilson, a black man in his late fifties, has been living as a refugee in Hungary for years. He works as a security guard in Budapest and his main desire is to acquire Hungarian citizenship, but he keeps failing the exams that are required for his application. In preparing for the next exam, he is helped by Mari, a Hungarian woman of roughly the same age who is a history teacher. Unexpectedly the teacher and her pupil start to develop deep affection towards each other" -- IMDb
Körhinta( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In Hungary in the early 1950s, Mari must choose between the man she loves and her father, who wants to leave their collective farm
141 perc a befejezetlen mondatból( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Focuses on the character of upper-middle class Lőrinc Parcen Nagy, a factory owner's son who comes into contact with the workers' movements of the 1930s. His life is marked by two violent deaths: the suicide of his father and the death of an innocent worker. Feeling sympathy with the working class, he breaks with his family and his mother, who he considers to be of weak character, a person who abandoned her own husband. Despite his efforts, he is also unable to discover the right tone with his colleagues and his lover who is an illegal party worker
Hangyaboly( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Based on the novel: Hangyaboly / Margit Kaffka
Valahol Európában = Somewhere in Europe by Géza Radványi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the aftermath of World War II "somewhere in Europe," homeless children band together and find refuge in an abandoned castle where a former orchestra conductor instructs them on socialist ideology and classical music. But because the children have to steal in order to feed themselves, the authorities have other ideas in mind for them
Isten hozta őrnagy úr!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Set in World War II in a small village deep in the countryside, a major suffering from a nervous breakdown spends his leave with the parents of his favourite lieutenant. Willing to make sacrifices in the interest of the family, the mother and daughter fulfill his tyrannical demands
Magyarok( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rather than risking conscription during World War II to fight Russia, a group of Hungarian villagers choose to work on a German farm for one year, but still must face the tragedies of war
Fábri Zoltán 100 extrák : gyűjteményes kiadás( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Both new and contemporary to the films covered, a behind-the-scenes look at the production, reception and restoration of Zoltán Fábri's films
Fábri Zoltán 100 extrák : gyűjteményes kiadás( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Both new and contemporary to the films covered, a behind-the-scenes look at the production, reception and restoration of Zoltán Fábri's films
Budapest noir( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"A murder mystery set in Budapest 1936, just as Hungary was preparing to align itself with Hitler. A young beautiful girl is found dead and no one wants to investigate - except Gordon, a crime reporter who has a gut feeling that things are not what they seem." -- IMDb.com, June 19, 2019
A Tanú by Péter Bacsó( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An irreverant political satire, tracing the rise and fall of a hopelessly inept civil servant
Az ötödik pecsét = The fifth seal by Zoltán Fábri( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

During World War II, a group of five friends discuss human freedom and dignity in a cafe; an overheard flippant political remark causes them to be arrested by Nazi Arrow Cross soldiers. Their principles and self-respect are tested by physical torture and other interrogation techniques
Két félidő a pokolban( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Set in 1944. Brutally treated, Hungarian prisoners of war at a German concentration camp try to escape and are caught. They hope that they can avoid execution if they participate in a soccer match between themselves, led by an Olympian, and the German soldiers
Édes Anna( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Set in 1919, Anna becomes the servant of the Vísy family, where she is isolated, overworked and humiliated. She has a sliver of hope when the family's nephew comes for a visit, but even that will end tragically
Fábri Zoltán 100 extrák : gyűjteményes kiadás( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Both new and contemporary to the films covered, a behind-the-scenes look at the production, reception and restoration of Zoltán Fábri's films
Fábián Bálint találkozása Istennel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in Hungarian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hungarian Bálint Fábián is killing people on the Italian front in 1918. Upon his return home, he finds his life diminished from the pre-war years-- his wife is deranged and he has to take a menial job as carriage driver for an unsympathetic baron
 
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