Based on an actual series of killings in Hungary that claimed the lives of eight people in less than a year, Bence Fliegauf portrays the pogrom-like atmosphere which breeds such violence, staying hot on the heels of the protagonists, making the breathless escalation of events palpable.
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this is not an iconographic film but very important film because it reveals truths . We are seeing , reading hungarian community's news today . We know how they are solving syrian immigrant problems in these days . There is a hidden racism at this region not only for gypsy people. They have to confront with theirselves.
Bence Fliegauf creates a compelling portrait of unease within Hungary's persecuted 'Roma' or gypsy community. He renders in staunch detail through an observational and documentary manner the day to day lives of one family in the lead up to a great but all too common tragedy. It's dark in subject and lighting and the hand-held camera work is as unstable as the lives of his subjects. 4 stars