Lyon Lumiére Film Festival

The festival has been organized in the ‘birthplace’ of cinema, Lyon, since 2009. Directed by Bertrand Tavernier and Thierry Frémaux, it is the most significant European festival of classic films.

2022 – Hungarian films by André de Toth

Two Girls on the Street

Wedding in Toprin
Six Weeks of Happiness

-Lumiére Fesztivál
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2020 – Current

The restored version of István Gaál's historical film Current will be once again screened at Europe's most prestigious classical film event, the Lumière Grand Lyon Film Festical which begins on 10th October.

2019 – The Two of Them, The Fifth Seal

Márta Mészáros' film The Two of Them, restored in the framework of the National Film Digitisation and Restoration Programme, and Zoltán Fábri's The Fifth Seal will be screened in Lyon.

Article in Variety 

2018 – Professor Hannibal

Zoltán Fábri's classic film completely restored by the Film Archive and the Film Lab, will be screened in the section on the treasures and rarities of the archives.

2017 – Merry-Go-Round

After Tolonc (The Undesirable), Szegénylegények (The Round-Up) and Szerelem (Love), this year the focus is on Zoltán Fábri's Körhinta (Merry-Go-Round). The programme includes other Hungarian-related films, works by André de Toth and Géza Bolváry.