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THE WEDNESDAY CHILD

by Lili Horváth

synopsis

History sometimes repeats itself. As a nine-year-old, Maja was abandoned by her mother and placed in an orphanage. Now it’s ten years later and she keeps returning to the institution, now to visit her four-year-old son. Will she be able to take control of her life despite the unfavorable circumstances and her own self-destructive tendencies?

international title: The Wednesday Child
original title: A szerdai gyerek
country: Germany, Hungary
sales agent: Hungarian National Film Fund
year: 2015
genre: fiction
directed by: Lili Horváth
film run: 94'
screenplay: Lili Horváth
cast: Kinga Vecsei, Zsolt Antal, Szabolcs Thuróczy, Annamária Németh
cinematography by: Róbert Maly
film editing: Dániel Szabó
art director: Lörinc Boros, Sandra Sztevanovity
costumes designer: János Breckl
music: Gábor Presser
producer: Károly Fehér, Henning Kamm
co-producer: Fabian Gasmia
production: PopFilm, Detailfilm
backing: MEDIA development support, Hungarian National Film Fund, FFHSH