THE DOOR

HINTER DER TÜR

By Istvan SZABO

INTUIT PICTURES GMBH - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2012

This is a story of a special relationship between two women, a writer and her maid.

    • Year of production
    • 2012
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • GERMANY, HUNGARY
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH, GERMAN
    • Budget
    • 5 - 10 M$
    • Duration
    • 98 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Istvan SZABO
    • Writer(s)
    • Istvan SZABO, Andrea VESZITS
    • Producer(s)
    • Sandor SÖTH, Jenö HABERMANN
    • Synopsis
    • The film – based on the Femina-prized novel of Magda Szabó, titled The Door – is telling the story of the relation between two charismatic women – Emerenc, the housekeeper and Magda, the writer. Personal secrets and misgivings, jealousy, through the emotional storms of their taking on each other and the willing of help leads the way of the heroine’s connection from the doubtfulness to the love. The story runs about the question, do we have right to interfere in the life of the other and what tragic consequences it can cause.
    • Partners & financing
    • Filmart Kft, Hungary
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Sep 01, 2010
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