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Title Men on the mountain / Bunyik Entertainment ; written by József Nyirő and István Szöts ; directed by István Szöts.

Publication Info. [Chicago, Ill.] : Facets Video, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Adult Department  DVD FOREIGN MEN ON THE MOUNTAIN    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Note Title from container.
Cast Alice Szellay, János Görbe, Péterke Ferenci, József Bihari, Nándor Bihari, Lenke Egyed, Zoltán Makláry, Oszkár Borovszky.
Note Based on the stories by Jozsef Nyirö.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1942.
Summary A woodcutter moves his family into the serene Transylvanian mountains in search of a better life, but finds tragedy instead. Unlike most wartime films, this film captures daily environmental hardships, and greatly influenced emerging Italian Neorealists.
Awards Venice Film Festival: Biennale Award.
Language Hungarian dialogue, English subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Families -- Romania -- Transylvania -- Drama.
Responsibility -- Romania -- Transylvania -- Drama.
Regret -- Romania -- Transylvania -- Drama.
Suffering -- Romania -- Transylvania -- Drama.
Wood-engraving -- Romania -- Transylvania -- Drama.
Transylvania (Romania)
Nyírő, József, 1889-1953 -- Film adaptations.
Genre/Form Foreign films -- Hungary.
Feature films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Family -- Feature.
Melodrama -- Feature.
Adaptation -- Feature.
Added Author Nyírő, József, 1889-1953.
Szőts, István, 1912-1998.
Szellay, Alice, 1918-1990.
Görbe, János, 1912-1968.
Ferenci, Péterke.
Bihari, József.
Bihari, Nándor.
Egyed, Lenke.
Makláry, Zoltán.
Borovszky, Oszkár.
Bunyik Entertainment (Firm)
Facets Video (Firm)
ISBN 1565805925
Standard No. 736899103224
Music No. DV90907 Facets Video
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