7th Hungarian Film Festival of Los Angeles
October 11 - 18  2007

MUSIC HALL THEATER
9036 Wilshire Blvd. Beverly Hills California
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The Bird Saviour, Clouds and Wind
(Madárszabadító, felhő, szél)
István "Taikyo" Szaladják
(2005, feature film, 35mm, colour, 86 min.)

Director: István "Taikyo" Szaladják
Screenplay: István "Taikyo" Szaladják
Photography: Francisco Gózon
Editor: Ágnes Völler
Director assistant: Katalin Joó
Set design: Szilvia Ritter
Costumes: Szilvia Ritter
Sound: Rudolf Várhegyi
Music: Russian traditional pilgrim songs, Sirin group
Production company: Filmteam, Inforg Stúdió
Production manager: Andrea Kozma, Judit Stalter
Co-producer: Attila Csáky, István Major, Mónika Mécs, Ernő Mesterházy
Producer: András Muhi
Cast: Alexandr Markov, Danyiil Osipov, Konstantin Vorobljov, Polja Vorobljova
Robert Ovakimjan

Russia. Vaska, the peasant boy, is going to meet his love. On the way he meets
a strange man. Vaska cannot decide
if he is a pilgrim, a tramp or a holy fool but this encounter changes his life.

First Feature Film

Festivals:
2007 - Prague FEBIOFEST  Film and Video Festival
2007 - Rotterdam International Film Festival
2007 - Syracuse International Film Festival
2006 - Freistadt "Der Neue Heimatfilm" Festival
2006 - Goa International Film Festival of India
2006 - Lagów International Film Festival  (in competition)
2006 - Shanghai International Film Festival