The Hungarian National Film Fund received more than two thousand applications for filming on location in public spaces last year, and already more than a thousand requests had been submitted by the middle of July 2018
"Hungary and Budapest offer great locations and a well-equipped infrastructure for film productions. For instance, Hungary has the largest water tank in continental Europe, which was used in "Blade Runner 2049," Andy Vajna tells CNN Travel
Ildiko Enyedi is the only female director in the best foreign language film category this year, and will hopefully follow in the footsteps of her countrymen and women to bag the prize at the 90th Academy Awards on March 4th, 2018
On Body and Soul, made in association with the Hungarian Film Fund, tells the story of two people working at a slaughterhouse in Budapest who discover that they have the same dreams and attempt to make them come true
The jury of seven, comprising producers, directors and university teachers, will decide in September on the film Hungary enters into the mix. The academy will announce the short list of nominees on January 23, 2018
"I absolutely love Jupiter’s Moon! I was raised in a very staunch religious household, so I got everything, I was there the whole way," Smith said. "I really thought it was fantastic, and it’s one of the movies that we viewed that I absolutely will watch again and again"