The life story of Imre Nagy is one of the defining stories of 20th century Hungarian history. He was the first communist leader to become the symbol of a national revolution, who, in ...
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The life story of Imre Nagy is one of the defining stories of 20th century Hungarian history. He was the first communist leader to become the symbol of a national revolution, who, in addition, withdrew from the Warsaw Treaty and stood up for democracy based on a pluralist party system. Many argue that the role he assumed in the revolution of 1956 and his continued loyalty to the notion of the revolution, which prevailed until his death, did not clearly follow from his communist convictions and his past experiences in Moscow.Written by
In the prison (in 1958), the guards are listening to the song "A pancsoló kislány dala" on the radio. This song was recorded in 1960. See more »
a film for memory. and for understand a period in its basic aspects. useful. impressive. necessary. and this fact, the portrait of Imre Nagy, the delicate way to create the realistic portrait of a time are essential virtues. sure, it is not perfect. but it represents a beginning. to remember. to not ignore the legacy of a fight for virtues important more for present than for define the past.a homage. and the desire to use the right tone for show the pieces defining a dark world. for many reasons, it is a good idea to see it.
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