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March 2020

StAIGS Feminist Film Series S2: Adoption (Hungarian: Örökbefogadás)5:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Boardroom, 99 North StreetWednesday 11 March 2020

Event type: Film screeningAudience: All audiences
This event has been created by: Ana Maria Sapountzi
StAIGS Feminist Film Series S2: Adoption (Hungarian: Örökbefogadás)

Event Details

The mission of the StAIGS Feminist Film Series is to de-canonise and decolonise film and cinema content outreach whilst spotlighting female, POC and LGBTQIA filmmakers. The series aims to provide a space to view the work of overlooked creatives and hold critical discussions on issues related to gender and beyond.

Film: Adoption (Hungarian: Örökbefogadás)
Director: Márta Mészáros
Hungary | 1975 | 89 minutes | Hungarian
Hosted by: Professor Dina Iordanova, Department of Film Studies

Adoption is a 1975 Hungarian drama film directed by Márta Mészáros. It tells the story of Kata, an unmarried female factory worker, who becomes interested in neglected children and tries to adopt one.


(Wednesday) 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm