Prima Primavera

technical information

2008; Hungary, United Kingdom, Bulgaria, Netherlands; Romance, Road-movie; 90 minutes; 35mm, HDCAM-SR; 1.77:1 (16:9); Dolby SRD; Original Language: English, Hungarian; Subtitles: English

credits

Director
János Edelényi
Writer
Paul Salamon, Janos Edelenyi, Maria Stankova
D.O.P.
Tibor Mathe
Editor
Károly Szalai
Music
Patrick Hawes
Production Company
Eurofilm Studio, Vita Nova Films, Geopoly and Riba Film International
Producer
Steve Bowden, Peter Miskolczi, Georgy Cholakov, Pavlina Jeleva, Arry Voorsmit

cast

Gabor
Andor Lukats
Jolie
Vesela Kazakova
Dutchman
Antonie Kamerling
Brigi
Eniko Borcsok
Uncle Feri
Djoko Rosic
  • János Edelényi

János Edelényi

After graduating from the Academy of Films in Budapest, both as a director and director of photography, Janos rejoined the staff of the Hungarian Television, where he had worked prior to film school. Two of his documentaries won First Prizes at the National Documentary Film Festival, and he was awarded Best Photography, Grand Prize, Best TV Adaptation and the International Prize at various other national festivals.

Janos has directed and co produced or/and photographed over 40 documentaries and several dramas and he co-wrote produced The Long Shadow, a Hungarian-Israeli-American feature film starring Michael York and Liv Ullmann, directed by Oscar winning photographer, Vilmos Zsigmond.

Prima Primavera is Janos’ first feature film as director and features Bulgaria’s first Shooting Star, Vesela Kasakova with whom he will collaborate again on his next feature film, The Undiscovered Country.

Selective Filmography

Feature Film
1992
The Long Shadow
1976
II. Richárd
1974
Méz a kés hegyén
1973
III. Richárd
1967
Mélyrétegben
Feature Documentary
2002
Egy igaz ember
TV Series
2001
The Mystery of Black Rose Castle
Short
1992
Szerelö
photo of János Edelényi
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