INTERFILM 39 International Short Film Festival Berlin
14 - 19 November 2023

National Anthem

National Anthem

Jack Turits // Hungary, United States // 2023 // 09:36 min

Live Action

Synopsis:
Three government officials let two refugees decide who gets a shot at citizenship, via duel. Both are given a weapon and told to commence shooting on the count of three. Whoever survives gets to sing the national anthem. [CW: racism, death]

Actor: Máté Mészáros, Marcelo Cake-Baly, Amirreza Farajvand, Márk Márfi, Tünde Szalontay, Lehel Kovács, Róbert Marton, Roland Mangold, Máté Tóth, Ágnes Sarlós, Anita Gyetvainé Kis, Csaba Gosztonyi

Producer: Anna Szijártó (Kinomoto), Anna Szijártó

Director: Jack Turits

Sales Agent: Anna Szijártó (Kinomoto)

Editor: Jack Turits

Script: Jack Turits

Sound Design: Balázs Pejkó

Art Design: Richárd Illés

Director of Photography: Gergely Pálos

The film is shown in the following programs

IC INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

Take a Step Back

16.11.23, 22:00h, Pfefferberg Theater

18.11.23, 17:30h, Cinestar Kino in der KulturBrauerei

19.11.23, 20:30h, Zeiss-Großplanetarium Kino