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Katalin Varga

Katalin Varga

by Peter Strickland

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A pastoral tragedy

Review: Katalin Varga

A pastoral tragedy

Descent into a spiral of revenge in this debut feature launched in competition at Berlin and shot in Eastern Europe by a remarkable UK director 

Video - Brussels Festival 2009

Interview Peter Strickland - Director of Katalin Varga

Video - Brussels Festival 2009

The portrait of a man who always knew he would make films. Even if to do so he would have to challenge the traditional filmmaking process 





international title: Katalin Varga
original title: Katalin Varga
country: Romania, United Kingdom, Hungary
sales agent: Memento Films International
year: 2008
directed by: Peter Strickland
screenplay: Peter Strickland
cast: Hilda Péter, Norbert Tankó, László Mátray, Roberto Giacomello, Tibor Pálffy, Melinda Kántor, Sebastian Marina

main awards/selection

European Film Awards 2009Dicrovery Award
Berlinale 2009In Competition, Silver Bear for Outstanding Artistic Achievement: Gabor Erdély and Tamas Székely for the soundtrack
CPHPIX Festival 2009
Edinburgh Film Festival 2009
Karlovy Vary Film Festival 2009
ERA New Horizons Film Festival 2009
Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival 2009
Iasi International Film Festival (Romania) 2009
Vancouver International Film Festival 2009
Mar del Plata Film Festival 2009
Thessaloniki International Film Festival 2009
Camerimage Film Festival 2009
Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2010
RiverRun International Film Festival 2010
Seattle International Film Festival 2010
Los Angeles Film Festival 2010
Milwaukee Film Festival 2010
Mill Valley Film Festival 2010
FAF Belgrade 2012

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