• Death Rode Out of Persia

    2006. Hungary. Putyi Horváth. 86 min.

Wednesday, October 28, 2009, 7:00 p.m.

Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2

  • Death Rode Out of Persia

    2006. Hungary. Directed by Putyi Horváth. Screenplay by Horváth, Péter Hajnóczy, based on Hajnóczy’s novel. With Linda Verebes, László Melis, Zoltán Schneider. After three years of sustained drunkenness, an author decides he needs to write to keep drinking. He begins a romantic novel in which a young man—the writer’s alter ego—must choose between a woman and his love of alcohol and cigarettes. Time flashes back and forth, blurring moral dilemmas and life choices, past and present. In Hungarian; English subtitles. 86 min.

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