Director: DÉNES NAGY
GERMANY, FRANCE, LATVIA, HUNGARY
World War II, occupied Soviet Union. István Semetka is a simple Hungarian farmer who serves as a Caporal in a special unit scouting for partisan groups. On their way to a remote village, his company falls under enemy fire. As the commander is killed, Semetka has to overcome his fears and take command of the unit as he is dragged into a chaos that he cannot control.
Dénes Nagy was born in 1980 in Budapest. Graduated from the University of Theatre and Film Arts of Budapest (SZFE) in 2009. As a guest student he spent a year at the Berlin Film Academy (DFFB). His short fiction «Soft rain» was premiered at the 45th Directors’ Fortnight in 2013 and received many awards worldwide. His documentary «Another Hungary» had its premiere at the 43rd IFF Rotterdam, while his latest documentary HARM at the Documentary Competition of the 21st Sarajevo Film Festival.