03/12/08 * A kind of America’ (Valami Amerika) by Gabor Herendi (2002), 115 min, VO, ST ENG
The last projection in the Hungarian cycle and official end of 2008 Hungarian retrospection. Film chosen by votes of local Hungarian community as one of the best comedy ever made in Hungary.
As for the opening, during this evening we offer some Hungarian snacks, lightly chilled Tokaj and late evening music set performed by DJ Hela from Budapest
19.30 – cocktails
20.30 – movie projection
22.30 – DJ Hella www.myspace.com/hellaa27
Tamás is a young, Budapest-based director of video clips and commercials who dreams of directing his first feature film with the title ‘The Guilty City’. He has already written the script but does not have the means of financing his project. Thus when he surprisingly gets an email from American film producer Alex Brubeck who writes that he had liked the script and would like to meet him personally, Tamás sees all his dreams come true. With the help of his two brothers Ákos, a successful manager and sex maniac, and András, a poet and complete loser, he tries to make a good impression on the American and persuade him to finance the film project. But there are some surprises on the way…