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CURTIZ WON GRAND PRIX DES AMÉRIQUES - BEST FILM


SPARKS is very pleased, honored and very happy as our co-produced movie, CURTIZ directed by Tamás Yvan TOPOLÁNSZKY WON GRAND PRIX des AMÉRIQUES (BEST FILM) in the World Competition at the 42. Montréal World Film Festival.

The 42. Montréal World Film Festival was held between 23rd August and 3rd September 2018, with 23 films from all over the world competiting.

CURTIZ is a biopic on Mihály KERTÉSZ who also known as Michael CURTIZ, directed Casablance, OSCAR - Winning movie film, one of the best - known films.

SPARKS would like to thanks PANAVISION’s help, support and collaboration to be able to shoot this amazing film with Panavision Primo lenses.


CURTIZ Cast:

Michael Curtiz: Ferenc LENGYEL
Kitty: Evelin DOBOS
Bess: Nikolett BARABÁS
Irene: Lili BORDÁN
Hal B. Wallis: Scott Alexander YOUNG
Johnson: Declan HANNIGAN
Julius Epstein: Yan FELDMAN
Philip Epstein: Rafael FELDMAN



Some of CURTIZ CREW Member

Director: Tamás Yvan TOPOLÁNSZKY

Writers: Zsuzsanna BAK
Tamás Yvan TOPOLÁNSZKY
Writer (dialogue, story editor): Ward PERRY

Producer: Claudia SÜMEGHY
Barnabás HUTLASSA
Tamás Yvan TOPOLÁNSZKY

Co-Producer: Judit ROMWALTER

Excecutive Producer: Orian WILLIAMS
Associate Producer: Lili BORDÁN
Jeff HAMMER

Composer: Gábor SUBICZ

Cinematogpraher: Zoltán DÉVÉNYI

Editor: Eszter BOKODY

Casting Directors: Dániel ANTONOVITS
Andrea ORBÁN
Tamás Yvan TOPOLÁNSZKY


Production Designers: Dorka KISS
Kata KISS
László RAJK

Costume Designer: János BRECKL
Lucia S. HEGYI

Make up Department: Karolina ÁRPA (Key Makeup Artist)
Mónika SZABÓ (Key Hair Stylist)
Emese BALLA (Makeup Artist)
Éba KOLONTÁRY (Special Makeup Effect Artist)

Production team: Eszter FIXEK (Production Manager)
Ferenc SZÁLE (Production Assistant)

Location Manager: Ákos HOBOTH

Assistant Directors: Tamás KULCSÁR (First Assistant Director)
Péter PÁLINKÁS (Second Assistant Director)

Gaffer: András SZENDRŐ


HUGE CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WHOLE CAST AND CREW!!!

SPARKS congratulates to her managing director, Judit ROMWALTER who co-produced CURTIZ and helped this new, amazing and very talented team/crew to make their dreams come true!

Keep Going CURTIZ and Good Luck for all the upcoming FESTIVALS!!!

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