Béla Tarr


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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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Known For

(2000)
The Turin Horse Director
(2011)
Satantango Director
(1994)
Damnation Director
(1988)

Filmography

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  Murmurs (executive producer) (post-production)
 2021 Letters from the Ends of the World (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2021 Lamb (executive producer)
 2019 Paola makes a wish (Short) (producer)
 2018 The Confidence-Man (Short) (executive producer)
 2017 3 Zene or (Waking Up from My Bosnian Dream) (associate producer)
 2016 Episode? (Short) (executive producer)
 2016 Kisa iz vedra neba (Short) (producer)
 2016 Man in the Well (Short) (producer)
 2015/I Bosnian Dream (Short) (producer)
 2015 We Lost Our Memories (Short) (executive producer)
 2015 Ministry of Memories (Short) (producer)
 2015 Once a Chicken (Video short) (producer)
 2014 Eleanor (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 How I Quit Drinking and Became a Mother (Short) (producer)
 2014 Ko Oh (Documentary 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)
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Alternate Names:

Tarr Béla | Tar Béla | Bela Tarr

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Personal Quote:

[on evolution of his style] At the beginning of my career, I had a lot of social anger. I just wanted to tell you how fu..ed up the society is. This was the beginning. Afterwards, I began to understand that the problems were not only social; they are deeper. I thought they were only ontological. It's so, so complicated, and when I understood more and more, when I went closer to the people... ... See more »

Trivia:

The first generation of students of Bela Tarr at his film.factory in Sarajevo (and the only generation to be hand-picked by Tarr himself), have since formed a collective, known as Bistrik7. He is still their mentor and they all remain very close-knit. See more »

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Music by Mihály Vig, featuring accordion See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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