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Dénes Nagy

Hungary, France, Latvia, Germany | 2021 | Genre: Drama | first feature film | running time: 103’

synopsis

World War II, occupied Soviet Union. István Semetka is a simple Hungarian farmer who serves as a Sub-Lieutenant 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.

info

Natural Light
original title

Természetes Fény

genre

Drama

country

Hungary, France, Latvia, Germany

running time

103’

produced by

Campfilm – Hungary

in co-production with

Mistrus Media – Latvia
Lilith Films –  France
Propeller Film – Germany
ZDF/Arte – Hungary

directed by

Dénes Nagy

sales

Luxbox

A member of a partisan hunter unit in the occupied Soviet Union witnesses violence that forces him to deal with shame.
 A tale of guilt, responsibility, and the impossibility to act individually.
TFL Programmes

FeatureLab 360 2017
AdaptLab 2016

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Dénes Nagy

Scriptwriter, Film Director

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Marcell Gerő

Production