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Every Sunday

Franciska vasarnapjai

Veteran director Sandor Sima’s gentle and totally absorbing film is set in the 1930s and ’50s and tells of Franciska, a young woman who falls in love with her Jewish employer. Though separated by the war, the couple are reunited in the new socialist Hungary and resume their unlikely relationship, creating a world of serenity despite the arrest of their friends by the secret police. The cast includes famous filmmakers Istvan Szab’ (Mephisto) and Jirî Menzel (Closely Observed Trains).
1997.
English subtitles.
Colour.
Dolby stereo.
102 mins.

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