Márta Mészáros

Introducing Márta Mészáros

In this illustrated talk, season programmer Maggi Hurt will explore key narrative and stylistic elements of Márta Mészáros’ cinema.

Followed by a screening of The Girl – buy tickets here.

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Photograph: © István Jávor

Total runtime 30min

Throughout her trailblazing career Márta Mészáros has focused on women’s experiences in domestic and professional spaces, and has challenged traditional portrayals of female roles. She has always had a sharp eye for depicting societal changes, and has often woven in autobiographical elements. In this illustrated talk, season programmer Maggi Hurt will explore key narrative and stylistic elements of Márta Mészáros’ cinema.