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The Confrontation (1969)

Fényes szelek (original title)
It is 1947; the Communist Party has just taken power in Hungary. In Jancsó's first color film, young students at a People's College have a debate with seminary students, but worry it will escalate into a fight.

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Complete credited cast:
Andrea Drahota ...
Lantos Jutka
Kati Kovács ...
Szabó Teri
Lajos Balázsovits ...
Fekete Laci
András Kozák ...
Kozma András
András Bálint ...
András, zsidó fiú
József Madaras ...
Kellér atya
István Uri ...
Pista
Tibor Orbán ...
Paptanár
Adrienne Csengery ...
Kollégista lány
Miklós Csányi ...
Miki
Ferenc Deák B. ...
János
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Tamás Banovich ...
(as ifj. Banovich Tamás)
Miklós Benedek ...
Gimnazista
Péter Blaskó
Rita Bogyai
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It is 1947; the Communist Party has just taken power in Hungary. In Jancsó's first color film, young students at a People's College have a debate with seminary students, but worry it will escalate into a fight.

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Miklós Jancsó's first color movie. See more »

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hungarian portrait of those sixties
10 January 2004 | by See all my reviews

This is a very significant and specific hungarian portrait of the sixties as we know them, with their rebel youth, solid concepts worth fighting for, while times "they were a-changing". Highly recommended in order to know that hippies weren`t only american...


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