The film is produced by Tivoli Film Productions (www.tivolifilms.com). Tivoli's managing director Denes Szekeres told FNE that negotiations with international production companies are underway, The budget of the movie is not finalized yet.
The story is about two musicians who are traveling from a Provance village to Budapest to play in a concert.
The film stars French-born ethno-musician Michel Montanaro (aka Miqueu Montanaro) and his son Baltazar Montanaro.
Some 90% of the movie will be music, the director said, with a style similar to The Buena Vista Social Club. The film will be cast largely with musicians, with no professional actors and actresses.
The premier of the movie is planned for the 2010 Hungarian Film Week. The distribution rights of the film are still available.
Tivoli Film Productions
Huvosvolgyi str. 141, 1021 Budapest, Hungary
Tel: +36 1 275 2320
Fax: +36 1 200 6858
Credits Director: Gyorgy Szomjas
Cinematography: Zoltan Denes
Production: Tivoli Film Productions (Hungary)
Producer: Denes Szekeres