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Posted: October 29, 2018 - Updated: October 31, 2018

Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov is this year’s winner of the European Parliament Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought. 

Sentsov is a Ukrainian film director, sentenced to 20 years in prison for “plotting terrorist acts” against the Russian “de facto” rule in Crimea. 

Posted: October 25, 2018 - Updated: October 27, 2018

Date: November 9, 17:00
Venue: Blinken OSA Archive, Budapest V., Arany János u. 31.

Posted: October 25, 2018 - Updated: October 25, 2018

Date: November 7, 17:30
Venue: CEU, Budapest V., Nádor u. 15, room 103

In his masterclass entitled “Film As Actor”, Bill Morrison focuses on those instances in his work where the film material itself becomes an agent in the narrative of the film, and how this impacts the meaning of the film.

Posted: October 24, 2018 - Updated: October 25, 2018

Film director Diana Groó, producer-director Péter Kerekes, and curator Antonello Vinci make up the International Jury for the Student and Debut program of the 15th Verzió, held November 6–11.

 

Posted: October 15, 2018 - Updated: October 24, 2018

The competition program of the 15th VERZIÓ Human Rights Film Festival, held 6–11 November, consists of 12 films. The program presents the stories of a Saudi poet who criticizes patriarchal society, Belarusian prisoners staging a play, dying mothers, orphans, those haunted by war, and the rise of illiberal democracies.

 

Posted: October 04, 2018 - Updated: October 30, 2018

Antónia Mészáros, head of UNICEF Hungary, opens the 15th Verzió Film Festival on the 6th of November at Trafó. The opening film, Nine Month War, is a documentary by László Csuja, and was awarded in Sarajevo.

The only Hungarian human rights documentary film festival will be launched for the 15th time on the 6th of November. The 15th Verzió presents a compilation of the best documentary films from recent years, in Budapest, November 6–11th, and in Pécs, Szeged, and for the first time, in Kecskemét, November 15–25th.

Posted: October 03, 2018 - Updated: October 11, 2018

This year brings the 15th Verzió International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival. 59 films from 35 countries will be shown in Budapest, 6–11 November. The slogan of this year’s festival is the Latest Imprint of the World!

Posted: May 17, 2018 - Updated: October 11, 2018

We are looking for enthusiastic, documentary-lover future bloggers, who would join the team of Verzio Blog! If you enjoy watching docs and like writing about them, would like to do interviews with directors or write reports from film festivals, apply at blog@verzio.org - in the subject line please mention Verzio Blog. Please attach one of your previous reviews/essays/papers to your application.

Posted: May 14, 2018 - Updated: October 30, 2018

Hungarian premiere screening of The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson in the frame of the Budapest Pride Month

July 4, 2018 at 6 p.m. 

Venue: Blinken OSA Archive (Budapest 1051, Arany János u. 32.)

Posted: January 22, 2018 - Updated: May 17, 2018

Free film screenings on Wednesdays from 6pm at Blinken OSA Archive between February 7 and March 7, 2018.

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