The 46th Berlinale premieres new films by Fliegauf and BucsiNews
The 46th Berlinale Forum will premiere Bence Fliegauf’s LILY LANE, an account of a childhood in which time and space flow together and little separates divorce, death and reunion. Reka Bucsi’s 14-minu...2016.02.01.
Son of Saul continues winning waysNews
The Budapest Times: Golden Globe success fires up national film industry - Son of Saul by László Jeles Nemes has won the Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Accepting the award at a gal...2016.01.20.
Son of Saul shortlisted for the OscarNews
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has released the shortlist of nine features, including Laszlo Nemes’ directorial debut, that will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Lan...2015.12.18.
László Nemes's first feature triumphs at pre-Oscar awardsNews
New York, Los Angeles, Boston – Hungary’s Oscar Entry, SON OF SAUL awarded by National Board of Review, New York Film Critics Circle, Los Angeles Film Critics Association, Boston Online Film Critics A...2015.12.07.
Márta Mészáros's Aurora Borealis will bring social taboo to screenNews
Márta Mészáros’ newest film project, Aurora Borealis – Northern Light, has been granted production funding to the amount of 580 million HUF by the Hungarian National Film Fund. Director of Adoption (...2015.08.20.
Vranik Roland starts filming in AprilNews
The Hungarian National Film Fund has awarded Roland Vranik 290 million HUF film production support to make his third feature-length film.2015.03.19.
Ildikó Enyedi is to direct for the big screen againNews
The Hungarian National Film Fund has recently awarded Ildikó Enyedi 420 million HUF film production support to produce her latest film, On Body and Soul. The romantic melodrama is set in four seasons...2015.01.28.
Shooting completed on time-twist thriller-loopNews
Principal photography on the first feature-length film directed by Isti Madarász, LOOP, has been completed in October. The Cafe Film production was awarded HUF 2.280.000 project development, 7.500.000...2014.11.05.
Production support awarded to stand-up comedy feature filmNews
The Hungarian National Film Fund awarded HUF 267 million film production support for Comedy Duel starring Hungary’s most popular stand-up comedy stars László Hadházi and Ádám Kiss. The comedy will be...2014.08.27.
Production support to action-drama Kills on WheelsNews
HUF 285 million film production support has been awarded by the Hungarian National Film Fund to Attila Till's second feature film, Kills on Wheels (Tiszta szívvel) by the Hungarian National Film Fund.2014.07.23.
Hungary raises its film incentive to 25% after recent EU approvalNews
The European Commission has given green light to raise the film incentive of Hungary to 25% in its decision on 25 June. The increase was initiated by the Hungarian National Film Fund along with other...2014.06.30.
HUF 200M awarded to family-animation feature Being SolomonNews
The Hungarian National Film Fund awarded production support for Being Solomon, “an epic adventure of romance, magic and mayhem”, co-produced by Hungarian Cinemon Studio with Israeli Eden Productions....2014.06.05.
Cannes: White God wins Un Certain Regard PrizeNews
Kornél Mundruczó’s "audacious drama about how a young girl’s separation from her dog leads to a full-blown canine uprising" (Variety) White God, won the Un Certain Regard Prize at the Cannes Film Fest...2014.05.24.
White God to premier at CannesNews
Kornél Mundruczó's latest feature film has been invited to this year’s Cannes Film Festival Un Certain Regard selection. The Hungarian-German-Swedish co-production was supported by the Hungarian Natio...2014.04.30.
Berlin Cinema Total's film talk - is Hungarian cinema back?News
Hungary's National Film Fund a Success, Directors Say - A panel of the country's top filmmakers says Hungary's state financing body has revitalized the local industry, but distributors argue they need...2014.02.12.
Miklós Jancsó (born 27 September 1921; died 31 January 2014)News
„At the 1966 Cannes film festival, a movie whose title sounded like a western – but was actually Hungarian – caused a sensation and launched its director into the international cinematic scene, where...2014.01.31.
Ágnes Sós's Stream of Love at IDFA competitionNews
HBO’s latest documentary, Stream of Love, directed by Ágnes Sós has been selected among the best in its category at the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA). Produced with the supp...2013.11.09.
Hungary's film support system extended through 2019News
The European Commission has extended the film support system of Hungary for another 6 years (European Commission Decision of 12 September 2013). As a result, the tax incentive scheme of the Hungarian...2013.09.27.
Overdose documentary completedNews
HBO has produced a full-length documentary about Overdose, the most successful Hungarian thoroughbred racehorse of recent times. Produced by Filmteam with support from HBO and the Hungarian National F...2013.09.25.
Budapest Film to release Heavenly ShiftNews
Budapest Film, Hungary’s leading independent distributor, acquired the theatrical and home entertainment distribution rights for the Hungarian first feature Heavenly Shift (Isteni műszak) directed by...2013.06.11.
Projects by Goda, Fazekas and Pejo grantedNews
Home Guards, Swing, Paw - Three feature film projects have been awarded production funding at the latest session of the Fund’s Film Board.2013.05.29.
Mundruczó's White God and Zomborácz's Afterlife backed by the MNFNews
The Hungarian National Film Fund has awarded Kornél Mundruczó’s sixth feature film 280m HUF and Virág Zomborácz's directorial debut 190m grants in production in the latest rounds of funding decisions...2012.12.23.