This year’s 19th CineFest will take place in Miskolc from 1 to 9 September, as previously announced. The biggest international film festival in Hungary is now calling for entries in the categories: feature films (deadline: 31 May), short films (deadline: 30 April) and CineNewWave for emerging filmmakers (deadline: 30 June). Only films that were made in 2021 or later and have not been previously screened in Hungary are eligible.

4 February 2023 21:59

Veronika Noémi Szakonyi’s film won after the September Hungarian premiere in Miskolc the main prize of CineFest. Now it convinced the Hungarian critics as well: in their opinion it is the best film of the year.

4 January 2023 20:48

The most popular Hungarian film of 2022, Nyugati nyaralás, made its debut at CineFest in September 2022. The hilarious plot and the superb acting attracted the domestic audience.

25 December 2022 20:27

We are proud of two Hungarian artists who will be participating in the February Berlinale Talents. Hajni Kis’s Wild Roots debuted in 2021 while Noémi Szakonyi’s Six Weeks in 2022 in Miskolc.