The Counterpart
(The Counterpart)

short, 35mm, 14 minutes, cinemascope

co-produced with: Netherlands

PREMIER (HUNGARY): 2008.

In difficult times and in an awkward place, separated by the world, two old friends meet again.

In German with English / French subtitles

Creators

Tamás Zányi Sound
Péter Politzer Editor
Henryk Górecki Music
Mátyás Erdély Director of photography
Inforg Stúdió, Havas Productions, Zen Media Amsterdam / NL, Duna Workshop Production company
András Muhi, Agnes Havas Producer
Laszlo Nemes, Tímea Várkonyi Screenplay
Cecilia Hazai, Kinga Hazai, György Durst Co-producer
Laszlo Nemes Director
Karel Dobry, Ádám Tompa, Csaba Krisztik Cast

Awards

Bucharest DaKINO - 2008 Best Short Fiction
Nancy Aye Aye Film Festival - 2009 Special Mention
Valencia Cinema Jove International Film Festival - 2009 Special Mention
Zabok Tabor  Film Festival - 2009 Special Mention
Fano International Film Festival - 2009 Special Grand Prize
Soria International Short Film Festival - 2009 Best International Short Film
Salento Finibus Terrae - 2010 Best Director
Bergamo Cortopotere Short Film Festival - 2010 Best Fiction

Festivals

Badalona Filmets - 2009 (in competition)
Brno International Short Film Festival - 2010 (in competition)
Padova River Film Festival - 2010 (in competition)
Les Arcs European Film Festival - 2009
Santiago de Compostela Curtocircuito - 2009 (in competition)
Palm Springs Short Film Festival - 2009 (in competition)
Madrid Experimental Cinema Week - 2009 (in competition)
Aubagne International Film Festival - 2009 (in competition)
Brest International Short Film Festival - 2009
Bergamo International Art Film Festival - 2009 (in competition)
Milan Film Festival - 2009 (in competition)
Salerno International Film Festival - 2008 (in competition)
Trieste Maremetraggio - 2009 (in competition)
Fundao IMAGO - 2009 (in competition)
Thiruvananthapuram International Documentary and Short Festival of Kerala - 2009
Gijon International Film Festival - 2008 (in competition)
Brussels Short Film Festival - 2009 (in competition)
Benicássim FIB - 2009
Split Film Festival - 2009 (in competition)
Caguas Cinefiesta - 2009 (in competition)
Kosice Art Film Fest - 2009 (in competition)
Istanbul International Short Film Days - 2009

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