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Death Rode out of Persia

A halál kilovagolt Perzsiából

Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Year: 2004
Duration: 90 min

Director: Putyi Horváth
Scenario: Putyi Horváth

Cast: Kati Takáts, Zoltán Schneider, Linda Verebes, László Melis

Programme selection: Focus: Hungary

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After three years of drunkenness, while browsing though his writings, a writer comes to the conclusion that he should not just simply drink but also work, since otherwise he will end up having to drink his wine diluted with soda-water, rich in minerals…


He graduated in law from Lóránd Eötvös University in 1980 and published two novels in the eighties. He wrote scripts and made short films at the Béla Balázs Studio and edited the video-magazine Infermental. In 1993 he made a film with Frigyes Gödrös (PRIVATE HORVÁT AND FRIEND WOLFRAM). Among his acting roles, he played the lead in Béla Tarr's SATANTANGO.


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