Children of Glory
- Directed by: Krisztina Goda
- Written by: Joe Eszterhas, Éva Gárdos, Géza Bereményi, Réka Divinyi
- Cast: Kata Dobó, Iván Fenyő, Sándor Csányi, Károly Gesztesi
- Language: Hungarian
- Website: www.szabadsagszerelemafilm.hu
Old-fashioned, melodramatic account of the 50th anniversary of the doomed Hungarian uprising against Soviet rule in 1956, which privileges action and spectacle over analysis and moral ambiguity and is at its best in its visual recreation of the attempted revolution.
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Profile - Krisztina Goda27 Mar 2008
Name Krisztina Goda Born Budapest, 1970 Background Having grown up in Budapest, where both her parents were doctors, Goda studied directing and editing at the National Film and Television School in Beaconsfield, and then won a scholarship to study…
Children Of Glory13 Mar 2008
DRAMA (15) 120min Made to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the doomed Hungarian uprising against Soviet rule in 1956 (which cost some 5000 lives including that of the executed prime minister Imre Nagy), director Krisztina Goda’s Children of Glory…
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