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Dear Emma, Sweet Böbe (1992)

Édes Emma, drága Böbe - vázlatok, aktok (original title)
The story shows Emma's and Böbe's fight for survival, for keeping their position in society which they achieved with hard work in the previous regime. They don't want to lose their place and become village girls again.

Director:

István Szabó
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Johanna ter Steege ... Emma
Enikö Börcsök Enikö Börcsök ... Böbe
Péter Andorai Péter Andorai ... Stefanics - Igazgató
Éva Kerekes Éva Kerekes ... Szundi
Ildikó Bánsági Ildikó Bánsági ... Emma (voice)
Irma Patkós Irma Patkós ... Hermina néni
Erzsi Pásztor Erzsi Pásztor ... Rózsa néni
Hédi Temessy ... Mária néni
Irén Bódis Irén Bódis ... Emma anyja
Erzsébet Gaál Erzsébet Gaál ... Raktárosnõ (as Erzsi Gaál)
Zoltán Mucsi Zoltán Mucsi ... Szilárd, a rajztanár
Tamás Jordán Tamás Jordán ... Szaglár százados
Gábor Máté ... ügyeletes tiszt
Olivér Csendes Olivér Csendes
Attila Kaszás Attila Kaszás
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Storyline

The story shows Emma's and Böbe's fight for survival, for keeping their position in society which they achieved with hard work in the previous regime. They don't want to lose their place and become village girls again.

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

Hungary | Germany

Language:

Hungarian

Release Date:

20 March 1992 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

Dear Emma, Sweet Böbe See more »

Filming Locations:

Hungary

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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great picture about the life in a postcommunist country
17 October 2002 | by hegbalSee all my reviews

it was a very sensitive and the very first film about the fresh feelings just came up after the political changes (2 years after the first free elections). of course, this film was touching those who lived through that incredible changes. it was often devastating or pathetic for the individual. having seen this film in 1992 it was really moving, sad but elevating.


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