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Béla Tarr


Béla Tarr was born on July 21, 1955 in Pécs, Hungary. He is a producer and director, known for Werckmeister Harmonies (2000), The Turin Horse (2011) and Satantango (1994). He is married to Ágnes Hranitzky. See full bio »

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Hide Hide Show Show Producer (16 credits)
 2016 Baba Vanga (producer) (post-production)
 2016 Episode? (Short) (executive producer) (completed)
 2014 Ko Oh (Short) (producer) (completed)
 2015 Once a Chicken (Video short) (producer)
 2015 Bosnian Dream (Short) (producer)
 2014 Oluja (Short) (producer)
 2014 Lost in Bosnia (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2014 Tuga (Short) (producer)
 2012 Magyarország 2011 (producer)
 2007 The Man from London (associate producer)
 2007 Töredék (producer)
 2005 Johanna (producer)
 2005 Death Rode Out of Persia (producer)
 2000 Werckmeister Harmonies (associate producer)
Show Show Director (15 credits)
Show Show Writer (12 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (9 credits)
Show Show Actor (3 credits)
Show Show Art department (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (10 credits)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Tarr Béla | Tar Béla
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Personal Quote:

[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 »

Trivia:

President of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 20th Sarajevo International Film Festival in 2014. See more »

Trademark:

The countryside, especially the Hungarian plain See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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