FNE Podcast: Visegrad YR 2021: Distributor Máté Takács: Fórum Hungary


    FNE’s Georgian correspondent Alexander Gabelia spoke to Hungarian distributor Máté Takács who is publicity manager of Fórum Hungary, about the challenges he has faced as a distributor during the pandemic, as well as about the post-pandemic recovery of the Hungarian distribution and exhibition. Máté talks about the lessons learned and the future of the film industry in Hungary, as well as the new feature film The Grandson (2022) directed by Kristóf Deák and distributed by Fórum Hungary.

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    The 2021 Year of Recovery for Film in Visegrad Countries (YR2021) project brings together filmmakers and cultural professionals across the V4 to cooperate in the recovery of the film industry, which has been badly damaged by the COVID pandemic, and to reconnect with cinema audiences across the region and across borders. We want to share the lessons learned about reaching audiences online and the advantages of hybrid events in creating new connections across the Visegrad region.