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Year: 2017
Original Title: Teströl és a lélekröl
Length: 116 minutes
Genre: Drama, Romance
Studios: Inforg-M&M Film Kft.
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Release Dates

United Kingdom: September 22 2017

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Maria is a woman who takes her work very seriously. She enters to work like supervisor in a slaughterhouse in the Hungarian capital, Budapest. She is a distant person, she always sits alone at lunchtime, does not talk to anyone and works very seriously, aware that her work is very important, provokes suspicion among her colleagues, who start to send rumors and gossip about her. Maria is very strict with herself, she has a strong attachment to the rules and her world are numbers and precise data, they have been since she was a child. Endre is her boss in the factory, he's a man of calm character and something laughing. Little by little, a relationship will begin between them. A relationship that will begin to intensify when they get to know each other and realize that they both dream of the same thing when they go to sleep, some deer that rush around the snowy field. Maria and Endre will try to make those dreams come true, while they will fall in love. It won Golden Bear at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival. Hide full plot... Show full plot


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'On body and soul' won Golden Bear to Best Film in the Berlin Film Festival (Berlinale) in 2017. 'On body and soul' will represent to Hungary in the Oscar Awards and will fight for the award of Best Foreign Language Film in 2018.