Screening of Hungarian film, Fateless, 21 April 2015
Fateless (Hungarian: Sorstalanság) is a Hungarian film directed by Lajos Koltai based on a semi-autobiographical novel “Fatelessness” by the Nobel Prize-winner Imre Kertesz, who also wrote the screenplay. It was released in 2005 and tells the story of a teenage boy who is sent to concentration camps at Auschwitz, Buchenwald and Zeitz. The film's music was composed by Ennio Morricone, and one of its songs was sung by Lisa Gerrard. The film is one of the most expensive movies ever produced in Hungary, with a cost of $12 million.The film also features British actor Daniel Craig, who plays a cameo as an American Army Sergeant. The film was screened in Hungary and Germany (at Berlinale), at the Telluride Film Festival in Telluride, Colorado as well as the Toronto International Film Festival.
In cooperation with the Embassy of Hungary.
original version with English subtitles