Tall Tales (Apró mesék)

(2019, feature, color, 112 minutes, DolbyDigital)
history, thriller, romance

1945, Hungary. Shortly after the end of World War II, when chaos and insecurity reign supreme in the country, a con man tries to take advantage of such confused times. Forced to flee Budapest, he's given shelter in the woods by a mysterious woman and his son. Still trying to confront his demons, he soon finds himself in a passionate love affair with the woman whose husband is about to return home from the front.

Awards

Hungarian Film Awards - 2020

Best Music Attila Pacsay

Best Music Gergely Parádi

Best Make Up and Hair Ernella Hortobágyi

Best Make Up and Hair Mariann Hufnágel

Parma Music Film Festival - 2020

Violetta d Oro - Main Prize

Best Film’s Violetta d’Argento

Festivals

Cottbus FilmFestival - 2019

Pune International Film Festival - 2020

(in competition)

Várna Love is Folly International Film Festival - 2020

Special Jury Award

(in competition)

National premiere:
14/03/2019