The Round-Up (1966)

Dir. Miklos Jancso

Following the famous Kossuth Rebellion, the Hungarian police “round up” the likely suspects. They then subject the peasant prisoners to a sophisticated, ritualised form of psychological torture. With sweeping camera movements and an epic scale Jancso’s international breakthrough is now seen as a classic of world cinema.

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