Filmfest
#FFHH17
5.10. - 14.10.2017
Hamburg

Jupiter's Moon Hungary, Germany 2017 | 128 min | OV with german s.t. | Colour | FF 2017

Kornel Mundruczó

For his debut film Pleasant Days, KORNÉL MUNDRUCZÓ (*1975) won the Silver Leopard at the 2002 Locarno Festival. In 2017, his adaptation of Gerhart Hauptmann's Die Weber was a guest production at Hamburg's Thalia Theater. His film Underdog was shown in 2014 at the FILMFEST HAMBURG.

rated for 0 + years
While fleeing from Syria, Aryan is shot and wounded on the border between Serbia and Hungary. Still in shock, the injured man discovers that he can use the power of thought to levitate. In the refugee camp, Dr. Stern hears of Aryan's supernatural power. He smells a lucrative opportunity and would like to sell the young man to rich patients as proof of miracle healing. But is Aryan in reality an angel maybe or an even higher being? Jupiter's Moon is a fantastic mix of political parable and sarcastic superhero flick.
Orig. Title: Jupiter Holdja
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: English, Hungarian
Section: Free Port
Director: Kornel Mundruczó
Screenplay: Kata Wéber
Cast: Merab Ninidze, Zsombor Jéger, György Cserhalmi, Móni Balsai, András Bálint, Farid Larbi, Máté Mészáros, Szabolcs Bede-Fazekas, Lajos Valázsik, Péter Haumann, Zsolt Nagy, Zoltán Mucsi, Ákos Birkás, Sándor Terhes
Producer: Viktória Petrányi, Viola Fügen, Michael Weber, Michel Merkt
Sprachfassung: OV with german s.t.
Music: Jed Kurzel
Camera: Marcell Rév
Set Designer: Márton Ágh
Cutter: Dávid Jancsó
Redaktion: Alexander Bohr (ZDF)
Format: dcp
Printsource:
German Distributor: NFP Marketing & Distribution*
World Sales: The Match Factory
Production: Proton Cinema Production in Coproduction with Match Factory Productions; KNM; ZDF; Arte; Chimney
contact: NFP Marketing & Distribution*: md@nfp.de