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István Balogh, a not very affluent Hungarian farmer, lords over his wife, children and his “hired” slave. Cut off from the rest of the world on a distant farm in the Great Plains, he tries to uphold a family ideal he formulated from rigid traditions.


Stockholm Film Festival – Best Short Film Award; European Film Awards – nominated for Best Short Film Award.

Attila Till

Attila Till graduated from the Hungarian University of Fine Arts in the intermedia department. His first feature film Panic premiered in 2008 at the Hungarian Film Week. His first short film, Beast, is based on extended research and inspired by newspaper articles, and television news on the theme of modern-day slavery.