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Tales from the Prison Cell

TIFF.19 - Ziua maghiară

Tales from the Prison Cell TIFF.19

Category: Ziua maghiară

Section: Ziua maghiară
Director: Abel Visky
Duration: 1h 15
Country: Hungary
Year: 2020

In a Hungarian prison, filmmakers task incarcerated fathers to write fairy tales about their children. Next, they will turn those fairytales into short films, with the prisoner’s loved ones in the leading roles. In an effort to help strained families bridge the unnatural divide that prisons cause, director Ábel Visky gets creative by spotlighting the transformative power of art.