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Béla Tarr


Béla Tarr was born on July 21, 1955 in Pécs, Hungary. He is a director and writer, known for The Turin Horse (2011), Werckmeister Harmonies (2000) and Satantango (1994). He is married to Ágnes Hranitzky. See full bio »
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 2004 Visions of Europe (segment "Prologue")
 1995 Journey on the Plain (Short)
 1994 Satantango
 1990 City Life (Documentary)
 1990 Utolsó hajó (Short)
 1988 Damnation
 1982/II Macbeth (TV Movie)
 1981 The Outsider
 1979 Family Nest
 1978 Hotel Magnezit (Short)
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[on why he likes long takes]: You know I like the continuity, because you have a special tension. Everybody is much more concentrated than when you have these short takes. And I like very much to build things, to conceive the scenes, how we can turn around somebody, you know, all the movements implied in these shots. It's like a play, and how we can tell something, tell something about life...... See more »

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He originally wanted to be a philosopher and considered film making to be a hobby. See more »

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Screenplay and/or source novel by László Krasznahorkai See more »

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Cancer

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