Budapest Hungarian Film Week
Special Prize of Pesti Műsor for film with box-office succes in 1997
(1996, feature, 35mm, colour, 107 min.)
Director of photography:
Imre András Nyergesi
Emese, the wife of the oldest of Hungarian chieftains, Álmos, dreams about the future of his son. The son, Árpád, as a result of the ruthless attacks by the Pechenegs as well as because of the tales told by his father, prepares for his role of leading his people to a new home already as a child. Even his son, Levente is a young man when Árpád assembles the six other chieftains and they mark their association with a blood contract. - The film shows the stages of their way to the new homeland.