At the meeting of the Hungarian Oscar Selection Committee held on the 7th September, it was announced that Hungary will enter Bence Fliegauf’s JUST THE WIND to be considered for nomination in the Academy Awards Best Foreign Language Film category.
Just the Wind / Csak a szél
a film by Bence Fliegauf
Produced by Inforg-M&M Film / HU, The Post Republic / DE, Paprika Films / FR
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2012 - Berlin International Film Festival: Jury Grand Prix - Silver Bear, Amnesty International Film Prize, Peace Film Prize
2012 - Istanbul International Film Festival: Film Award of the Council of Europe
2012 - Paris Cinéma Festival: Jury Prize
2012 - Turnhout Open Doek: Main Prize
2012 - European Parliament: LUX Prize Finalist
Just the Wind will be on show next week at Toronto IFF.
The Hungarian Oscar Committee included Iván Angelusz producer, Réka Divinyi screenwriter, Péter Gárdos director, Ágnes Havas General Manager of the Film Fund, András Bálint Kovács film aesthete and university lecturer, Lajos Koltai director-cinematographer, Balázs Lovas screenwriter, Péter Miskolczi producer and Andrew G. Vajna Government Commissioner.