Gabor Pinter, HFL’s South-East European representative, and Jiry Menzel awarded a 5000 Euro prize to Zringo Ogresta, the director of the winner movie at the 50th Croatian Filmparade in Pula.
Our new scanner was set up at the beginning of summer, which provides better facilities at speed (5 sec/picture), definition (2k/4k, RGB) and quality (homogenity, cleareness) than earlier.
We have entered into a cooperation contract with HD Budapest Company. So the companies provide full service in the field of HD. Significant discounts.
In Herceg Novi, this year’s Yugoslavian filmparade the jury (Milos Paramentity, director of Belgrad FEST filmparade, Karoly Vicsek film director and Gabor Pinter) awarded the HFL’s prize to Goran Markovity for "Kordon" and to Milos Petricsity for "Almost most extraordinay story"
The second laser subtitler will be set up from the middle of April in the Hungarian Film Laboratory. The capacity of this modern technology will be twice bigger, which means, that films of foreign language shown in Hungarian movies will be presented with laser subtitlers.
The new film of Glenn Close and Patrick Stewart was being shot in Hungary between 1st. January and 1st. March. "The lion in Winter" is made to the order of Hallmark Entertainment in cooperation of HCC Studio.
At the beginning of the year we held our laboratory party in Club "Kaméleon" in honour of our partners thanking for their cooperation. Our guests took part in a smorgasboard reception after the greeting and opening speech of managing director István Eredélyi.
On 5-6-7th. March a further training was held in the Laboratory by H.S.C. again for the students of Society of Hungarian Cameramen and for the cameramen of the University of Dramatic and Cinematic Art.
National Hungarian Filmarchivum presented the renovated parts of the movie ont he 35th Hungarian Filmparade. The Fimlmlab’s new results of digital development debuted with the remake of Kálmán Nadasdy’s Ludas Matyi (1949). They are done with the 3rd and 4th part of the film.