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Want to practice your German? Journey Home (Heimkehr) now has German subtitles!

Journey Home, our first film from 2006, now has German subtitles, thanks to the generous sponsorship of the Collegium Hungaricum Berlin (CHB).

Journey Home Screening in Berlin on October 23rd at the Collegium Hungaricum!

Friday, October 23, 2015 - 10:04

Save the Date!

Journey Home screening in Berlin on Friday, October 23rd to mark the anniversary of the 1956 Revolution. Director Q and A to follow.

For more information about the Balassi Institute hosting the event, click here.

Journey Home screening during the Film Days at Urania Film Theater in Budapest - Jan. 24th

Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 06:00

Journey Home to be screened during the Urania Film Days in Budapest, at the Urania Nemzeti Filmszinhaz

The Film Days will focus on migration as reflected through Hungarian Film.

Saturday, January 24th, at 15:00

For more information, click here.

Journey Home now viewable ONLINE through the Hungarian NAVA site!

The Hungarian Audio Visual Agency now has the Hungarian version of Journey Home on its website. 

Journey Home screening on November 3rd in Budapest!

Thursday, November 3, 2011 - 10:00

A new film club organized by the well-known photographer Tamás Kende will screen Journey Home on

November 3rd (Thursday) at 6pm 

at  XIII. Tátra u. 20/b 

Photo Gallery

Gallery pictures: 
Reka at Docsbarcelona.
Eszti and Reka with Tamas Priska, VII. District, Budapest.
Tamas Priska walking in the Martyr's cemetery in Budapest.
Laszlo Pigniczky circa 1955.
Pige in 1957 in Szoreg with cousin Ica.
The national border (Hungary / Serbia) 2005.
The national border (Hungary / Serbia) 2005.
Dr. Zoltan Harmath treating a patient in 1956.
Volunteer ambulances parked at the Peterfy utca Hospital in 1956.
Gergo at Chain Bridge with '56 actress.
Research at the Budapest Military Archives.
Interview with aunt Jolan.
Consulting with Janos M. Rainer, the head of the '56 Institute.
The Royal Hotel in Budapest.
Laszlo Pigniczky's funeral, May 2005.
Eszti and Reka talking to the cemetery caretaker.
Laszlo Pigniczky's funeral, May 2005.
Reka at Corvin koz with '56 veterans.
Freedom fighters / tanks in 1956.
Cemetery in Szoreg, Hungary.
Researching Pige's story.
Gergo and the border guards.
The Royal Hotel in 1956.
The Royal Hotel in 1956.

A Journey Home – With Question Marks Personal Quest Uncovers 1956 History, Mystery
(Hungarian Internet film portal:

by Dénes Balázs
(Translation by Katica Avvakumovits)

October 17, 2005

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