Deva

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    Deva

    Directed by

    Hungary

    2018

    80 min

    • Hungarian
    • Romanian

    Drama

    In the small Romanian town of Deva, Kato, a teen girl living in an orphanage gets electrocuted while drying her hair. This event changes the world around her. The orphanage is invaded by electricians, and a new volunteer, Bogi is hired to help. Kato becomes infatuated with her, and when she realizes that Bogi is going to leave soon, she decides to sacrifice an old volunteer for the new one.

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Csengelle Nagy
    Fatma Mohamed
    Boglárka Komán
    Production
    FP FILMS
    Sales
    WIDE MANAGEMENT

    Press

    There is tenderness here and a complete lack of superiority with which Szőcs looks at her protagonists.

    Marta Bałaga, Cineuropa

    Petra Szőcs

    Petra Szőcs

    Romania

    Petra Szőcs was born in Kolozsvár, Romania, in 1981, and is a poet and screenwriter. She studied at the Academy for Film and Theatre in Budapest. In her films, Petra Szőcs prefers to work with amateur actors. Her short film THE EXECUTION played in the official selection of the 67th Festival de Cannes in 2014. Her first feature, DEVA (2018), is premiering at the Venice Film Festival.