Adoption (1975)

Overview

The film zeroes in on two women: Kata, older and widowed, and Anna, a downtrodden young women kept in a children's institution by her unloving parents. Her own sense of self-value strengthened by an unhappy love affair (she realizes that all fault lay with the man), Kata helps free Anna from her family's influence. Anna gets married, while Kata adopts a child from the institution where Anna had previously dwelled. A winner of several film awards in its country of origin, The Adoption was directed by Marta ...
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Overview

The film zeroes in on two women: Kata, older and widowed, and Anna, a downtrodden young women kept in a children's institution by her unloving parents. Her own sense of self-value strengthened by an unhappy love affair (she realizes that all fault lay with the man), Kata helps free Anna from her family's influence. Anna gets married, while Kata adopts a child from the institution where Anna had previously dwelled. A winner of several film awards in its country of origin, The Adoption was directed by Marta Meszaros, the wife of renowned Hungarian filmmaker Miklos Jancso.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/3/2004
  • UPC: 738329037024
  • Original Release: 1975
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  • Source: Kino Video
  • Presentation: Subtitled
  • Time: 1:29:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 78,324

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kati Berek Kata Csentes
Laszlo Szabo Joska
Flora Kadar
Technical Credits
Márta Mészáros Director, Screenwriter
Ferenc Grunwalsky Screenwriter
Gyula Hernadi Screenwriter
Eva Karmento Editor
Lajos Koltai Cinematographer
Gyorgy Kovacs Score Composer
Luciano Tovoli Cinematographer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Past 42 [7:20]
2. Mutual Disagreement [5:19]
3. A Girl From the Home [9:00]
4. Daughterless & Motherless [11:12]
5. Rescuing Anna [4:44]
6. Kata on Edge [7:11]
7. Restless Anna [6:03]
8. Being Motherly [5:55]
9. A Declaration [5:08]
10. Kata's Realization [7:10]
11. Decision Making [5:13]
12. Wedding & Adoption [8:23]
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