Made in Hungária
Feelgood musical MADE IN HUNGARIA is set in the communist sixties and shows hip, dancing Hungarian teenagers in stylish and colourful scenery. In a time when many Hungarians are trying to get out of the country, Miki comes back from the USA, sporting flashy Hawaii-shirts and carrying vinyl singles of Buddy Holly. Needless to say, Miki adds flavour to the socialist society and catches the interest of young girls, much to the chagrin of government officials. MADE IN HUNGARIA is a charming film filled with catchy tunes and impressive visuals.
Hungarian Gergely Fonyó studied film at the UCLA film academy before returning to his country of birth. In 2000 he won the Grand Prize at the Hungarian film festival with his first feature film, JOHNNY FAMOUS which he wrote, produced, and directed. Back in Hungary, he has been directing TV shows and feature films. His films include KILL THE DENTIST! (2006), THE BRIGHT WALL (2007) and THE LIVING HISTORY – DOMONKOS MIKSA (2008).