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Sing (2016)

Mindenki (original title)
'Sing' is a childhood drama with a lot of music, set in 1990s Budapest, Hungary. Inspired by a true story, it follows an award winning school choir and the new girl in class who just might uncover the ugly secret behind their fame.

Director:

Kristóf Deák

Writers:

Kristóf Deák (screenplay), Bex Harvey | 1 more credit »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 12 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Zsófia Szamosi ... Miss Erika
Dorka Hais Dorka Hais ... Liza (as Dorottya Hais)
Dorka Gáspárfalvi Dorka Gáspárfalvi ... Zsófi (as Dóra Gáspárvalvi)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Péter Bregyán Péter Bregyán ... Principal
Mónika Garami Mónika Garami ... Miss Jutka
Borbála Karádi Borbála Karádi ... Mother
Rebeka Valu Rebeka Valu ... Presenter
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'Sing' is a childhood drama with a lot of music, set in 1990s Budapest, Hungary. Inspired by a true story, it follows an award winning school choir and the new girl in class who just might uncover the ugly secret behind their fame.

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Short | Drama | Music

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Hungary

Language:

Hungarian

Release Date:

28 February 2016 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Budapest, Hungary See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Meteor-Film See more »
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Color:

Color
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Trivia

Not to be confused with the 2016 animated film 'Sing'. See more »

Connections

Featured in The Oscars (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Bikaviadal
Written by Lajos Bárdos
Lyrics by Lászió Lukin
Courtesy of Editio Musica Budapest
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So Much Entertainment & Wisdom Packed Into 25minutes!!!
27 February 2017 | by nycboerSee all my reviews

This beautiful short film has it ALL--a child's point of view, gorgeous music, great cinematography, brilliant and beautiful actors and a surprise ending. It is like reading a short story by O. Henry and watching all the characters unfold while feeling great attachment for some and disdain for others. I have never seen a Hungarian film prior to this one and "Mindenki aka Sing" was certainly a wonderful introduction. It is a film that I'd be willing to watch again and that everyone should experience at least once.


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