Hungary's strong filmmaking tradition, dating back to the early 1900s, has resulted in a topnotch production services industry, strong infrastructure and an experienced and affordable crew base. Its…
LONDON — Hungary has selected Kornel Mundruczo's "White God," which won the Un Certain Regard prize at Cannes, as its entry for the Oscars' foreign-language film category. The decision was made at a…
Hungary's reputation as one of the top destinations for Hollywood film and TV drama shoots, including NBC's “Dracula,” has been given extra bite after its 20% tax incentive for production was…
LONDON — “Le Grand Cahier” (The Notebook) has been selected as the official Hungarian entry for the Academy Awards' foreign-language film category. Janos Szasz's pic, which won the Karlovy Vary Intl…
“Hungarian cinema is back,” declares Agnes Havas, chief exec of the Hungarian National Film Fund, after Janos Szasz's “Le Grand Cahier" (The Notebook), the first film funded by her young org to…
Hungary's National Film Fund, which is headed by Hollywood producer Andy Vajna, has granted production funding totaling 970 million forint ($4.2 million) to three projects: “Swing,” “Home Guards” and…
In the 10 years since Hungary introduced its production incentives, it has emerged as the leading country in Central and Eastern Europe in the race to pursue Hollywood blockbusters and upscale TV…
New shooting fees to be introduced in Hungary from January promise to make location budgeting easier for producers.
An investigation into the finances of the former public film fund in Hungary that collapsed two years ago with multimillion-dollar debts has exposed widespread corruption.
As Bela Tarr retires, these five helmers are among the country's most vital voices: