Just the Wind

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News quickly spreads of the murder of a Romany family in a Hungarian village. The perpetrators have escaped and nobody claims to know who might have committed the crime. For another Romany family living close by, the murder only serves to confirm their latent, carefully repressed fears. Far away in Canada the head of the family decides that his wife, children and their grandfather must join him as soon as possible. Living in fear of the racist terror that surrounds them and feeling abandoned by the silent majority, the family tries to get through the day after the attack.
 
 
Festivals: 

Berlin Film Festival – in competition, the Jury Grand Prix – Silver Bear..

Benedek Fliegauf

Benedek Fliegauf was born in Budapest in 1974. He was trained as a stage designer from 1995-98. He worked as an assistant director for television as he continued his path towards directing, screenwriting, set design and sound engineering. His film Dealer screened and was awarded in Berlinale in 2004. He won the Golden Leopard for contemporary directors at Locarno film festival in 2007 for Milky Way.