Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Berlin International Film Festival
FIPRESCI Prize ~ Best Foreign Language Film
Palm Springs International Film Festival
Golden Bear
Berlin International Film Festival
Breakout talent Borbély...truly emerges as the movie's star.
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On Body and Soul

When slaughterhouse workers Endre and Mária discover they share the same dreams - where they meet in a forest as deer and fall in love - they decide to make their dreams come true, but it's difficult in real life.

Played at

Monica Film Center, 2.09.18 - 2.15.18
Music Hall, 1.05.18 - 1.11.18
Rated NR This film is subtitled This film is subtitled
Genre: Drama, Festival Favorite, Romance, Women and Film
Runtime: 116 min
Language: Hungarian

Director: Ildikó Enyedi
Cast: Alexandra Borbél, Géza Morcsányi

  • Winner, Prize of the Ecumenical Jury, Berlin International Film Festival
  • Nominee, FIPRESCI Prize ~ Best Foreign Language Film, Palm Springs International Film Festival
  • Winner, Golden Bear, Berlin International Film Festival
FEATURED REVIEW: Guy Lodge, Variety
The words “I’ll see you in my dreams” get an eerie, affecting new spin in “On Body and Soul,” a determinedly eccentric but intermittently startling misfit romance that marks a singular return to feature filmmaking for Hungarian writer-director Ildik&oacu...