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The Pied Piper of Hützovina (2007)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Music | 1 May 2007 (Finland)
In the summer of 2004, on a car journey in Eastern Europe, Pavla Fleischer met and fell in love with Eugene Hutz, lead singer of New York's Gypsy Punk band Gogol Bordello. Captivated by his... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
Eugene Hutz ... Himself
Pavla Fleischer Pavla Fleischer ... Herself / narrator
Boban Markovic Boban Markovic ... Himself
Zita Zita ... Herself
Igor Krikunov ... Himself
Sasha Kolpakov Sasha Kolpakov ... Himself
Aleksandr Partushenko Aleksandr Partushenko ... Himself
Shura Hutz Shura Hutz ... Herself (as Babushka Shura)
Katheryn Mcgaffigan ... Herself
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In the summer of 2004, on a car journey in Eastern Europe, Pavla Fleischer met and fell in love with Eugene Hutz, lead singer of New York's Gypsy Punk band Gogol Bordello. Captivated by his energy and his musical verve, and desperate to get to know him better, she decided to make a film about him. The Pied Piper of Hutzovina follows Eugene and Pavla on their subsequent road trip through Eugene's home country, Ukraine. It is the story of two people traveling together on two very different courses. Her aim is to rediscover a forgotten romance; his is to rediscover his roots. She hopes to find love on the road; he hopes to find musical inspiration from the gypsy culture he is determined to preserve. This is an intimate portrait of a filmmaker with a passion for her subject, and a punk musician with a longing to revisit his past. Theirs is a journey which tests their relationship and challenges their perceptions of the music they both love. Written by Anonymous

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Captivated by his charisma and musical verve, the filmmaker follows the Gypsy Punster of New York's notorious Gogol Bordello, Eugene Hutz, on his trip back to native Ukraine.

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Documentary | Music

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Not Rated
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UK

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English | Russian | Ukrainian

Release Date:

1 May 2007 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Hützovinan pillipiipari See more »

Filming Locations:

Budapest, Hungary See more »

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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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The idea for the film originated during a drunken 2 hour car journey with Eugene to a film festival in Karlovy Vary. The film and the the story it tells starts with footage taken during this drive with a hand-held camera. See more »

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Baro Foro
Performed by Gogol Bordello
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