18th Titanic Filmfestival

Festival Films Programs Press Akreditation


Brazil, Hungary, Portugal, 2009
Directed by:

Scr.: Rita Buzzar (based on the novel by Chico Buarque de Hollanda)
Phot.: Lula Carvalho
Editor: Pablo Ribeiro
Cast: Leonardo Medeiros, Hámori Gabriella, Giovanna Antonelli, Bálint András, Ivo Canelas
Distributor in Hungary: Mozinet
Format: 35 mm
113 mins

The first Brazilian-Hungarian coproduction in the film history is a tale based on a novel of the same name. Protagonist José Costa is a Brazilian ghost writer. Returning from a ghost writers convention his airplane is rerouted to Budapest. His life is also rerouted when he meets Kriska and with her help, learns „the only language in the world which, according to the tongue-wagers, the devil respects”. Budapest is a psychological drama turns on a translator-ghost writer’s growing sense of alienation.

Screening with Hungarian subtitle!

See also:


Titanic Nemzetközi Filmfesztivál

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