Natural Light

feature length fiction, 103'

original title: Természetes fény

director: Dénes Nagy
script: Dénes Nagy (based on the novel "Természetes fény" by Pál Závada)
​producer: Sára László, Marcell Gerő Campfilm (Hungary)
co-producer: Inese Boka-Grube, Mistrus Media (Latvia)
Caroline Piras, Lilith Films (France)
Melanie Blocksdorf, Propeller Film (Germany)
Olivier Dubois, NOVAK Prod (Belgium)
Viktória Petrányi, Proton Cinema (Hungary)
associate producer: Alexander Bohr, ZDF ARTE (Germany)
GáborRajna, Visionteam L.O. Kft (Hungary)
executive producer: Melinda Erdős
cinematographer: Tamás Dobos
editor: Nicolas Rumpl
sound: Jocelyn Robert, Dominique Gaborieau
production and costumes design: Márton Ágh

CATEGORIES: Completed, Fiction

World War II, occupied Soviet Union. István Semetka is a simple Hungarian farmer who serves as a Caporal in a special unit scouting for partisan groups. On their way to a remote village, his company falls under enemy fire. As the commander is killed, Semetka has to overcome his fears and take command of the unit as he is dragged into a chaos that he cannot control.

With the support of:
National FIlm Institute Hungary
Hungarian Film Incentive
Council of Europe - Eurimages 
Aide aux Cinémas du Monde - Centre National du Cinéma et de l'Image Animée - Institut Français
National Film Centre of Latvia
Riga City Council
Creative Europe MEDIA of the European Union

The project participated at: 
the Torino Film Lab AdaptLab 2016 and at the Torino Film Lab FeatureLab 360° 2017 program
Cine Link Co-Production Market, 2018
A Postlab, 2018
Fast Forward Program, 2018


Watch our films from our VOD video library!

Loading posts...
Sort Gallery
Newsletter Input text