Directed by Istvan Szabo
Istvan Szabo, (Colonel Redl, Mephisto), one
of Hungary's leading directors, brings modern Hungarian history to the screen in this
story set in the final days of World War II. A group of refugees, soldiers and
civilians happen upon a derailed streetcar on the banks of the Danube. Their
decision to repair it, and then to push it back to Budapest begins an eventful journey and
the formation of relationships and conflicts between them. Hungarian with English subtitles. 91 minutes.