Hungarian documentary takes top prize at Locarno Critics’ Week

The Hungarian director Réka Szabó’s documentary “The Euphoria of Being” has won the grand prize of the Critics’ Week of the Locarno Film Festival, the Hungarian National Film Fund told MTI.

Fiftieth Flower Festival held in Debrecen

The traditional flower festival in the eastern Hungarian city of Debrecen got under way for the fiftieth time on Tuesday with a carnival march including 18 floats with flower compositions and ten domestic and 17 foreign art groups, organizers told MTI.

DESzínház in Canada

DESzínház, the acting company of the University of Debrecen will represent Hungary at the International Amateur Theater Festival to be staged this year in New Brunswick, Canada, between August 27 and September 1.