The early talkies were still experimenting with sound, and some still feel fresh today – among them the recently restored Car of Dreams (Meseautó) and Eisenstein’s masterpiece Alexander Nevsky, with music by Prokofiev.
They Are Seven Like the Seven Plagues
Heten, mint a gonoszok, Hungarian musical comedy, 1942, by Endre Rodriguez, Language: Hungarian, Subtitles: English, 87' (05.09. 11:00 Toldi Cinema Main Hall)
King of Jazz
American musical, colour, 1930, by John Murray Anderson, Language: English, Subtitles: Hungarian, 99' (08.09. 11:30 Toldi Cinema Small Hall)
Alekszandr Nyevszkij, Soviet action movie, black-and-white, 1938, by Sergey M. Eisenstein, Language: Hungarian, Subtitles: English 112' (10.09. 13:30 Toldi Cinema Main Hall), Introduction: Elena Orel
Car of Dreams
Meseautó, Hungarian comedy, black-and-white, 1934, by Béla Gaál, Language: Hungarian, Subtitles: English, 84' Q&A Max Mizzau-Perczel (07.09 16:00 Uránia National Film Theatre)