Rotterdam Films

Rijneke & van Leeuwaarden

Hier (Yesterday / Tegnap)

Balint Kenyeres

First Feature Film

info

World Premiere Locarno International Film Festival 2018 Competition Cineasti del Presente.
Dutch Premiere Nederlands Film Festival 2018

Genre: drama 110 min.

Language: French

Director: Balint Kenyeres, Screenwriters:Balint Kenyeres, Matthieu Taponier.
Cast: Vlad Ivanov, Richard Bohringer, Johanna Ter Steege a.o.

Co-producers: Mirage (Hungary), Rotterdam Films (Netherlands), Les Films de l’Après-Midi (France), One-Two Films (Germany), Chimney Pot (Sweden). Financers: Netherlands Film Fund, Hungarian Film Fund, CNC, Arte, Film-i-Väst.

50-year-old Victor Ganz owns a thriving civil engineering company that operates worldwide. Due to problems on a building site in North Africa he has to go there. In this country he is confronted with memories of his youth. Ganz slowly plunges into a labyrinthine world where present and past intertwine.

about the director

Bálint was born 1976 in Budapest. After studying philosophy, film history and film theory, he graduated as a film director from the Budapest Film and Theatre Academy in 2006.
His film Zárás (Closing Time) premiered during the Venice Film Festival. His previous short Before Dawn was in competition at the Cannes Film Festival in 2005.  Zárás won in 2006 the European Film Academy Prix UIP for the best European short.
His latest short History of Aviation premiered in the Director’s Fortnight 2009.

Hier / Tegnap (2018) is his first feature film.

credits

Director: Balint Kenyeres. Screenwriters: Balint Kenyeres, Matthieu Taponier. Cast: Vlad Ivanov, Richard Bohringer, Johanna Ter Steege a.o. Co- producers: Tegnap (Hungary), Les Films de l’Après-Midi (France), One-Two Films (Germany), Chimney Pot (Sweden).

Financers:
Hungarian Film Fund & Hungarian Production Incentive, CNC, Arte,
Netherlands Film Fund & Netherlands Production Incentive, Film-i-Väst.