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The Red and the White

Csillagosok, katonák

Directed by Miklós Jancsó
Hungary, 1967
Drama, War


Set in 1919, during the aftermath of the Russian Revolution, Miklós Jancsó’s The Red and the White is a war film unlike any other. In the brutal Civil War which took place, Hungarian volunteers supported the ‘Red’ revolutionaries in a war of attrition against the ‘White’ counter-revolutionaries.

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The Red and the White Directed by Miklós Jancsó

Awards & Festivals

National Society of Film Critics Awards

1970 | 3rd place: Best Director

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1969 | Nominee: Best Foreign Director

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