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THOSE WHO REMAINED on South Bay Film Society Virtual Cinema
April 7, 2020 - May 18, 2020
THIS SCREENING ENDED ON MAY 18.
Join our online Q&A with the director of the film, Barnabas Toth, from his home in Budapest on May 19! Contact me for an invitation to the Q&A.
THIS IS A NATIONAL ON-LINE PREMIERE EXCLUSIVELY ON SOUTH BAY FILM SOCIETY VIRTUAL CINEMA!
THOSE WHO REMAINED had been scheduled to open in theaters in N.Y. and L.A. this May.
INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO WATCH ARE BELOW.
MADE THE OSCAR SHORTLIST FOR BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM (representing Hungary)
A lyrical story of the healing power of love in the midst of conflict, loss and trauma, through the eyes of a young girl in post-World War II Hungary.
“Exquisite…poignantly performed.” – Alissa Simon, Variety
“Perceptively directed by Barnabás Tóth, it taps into a deep well of honestly earned emotion as it tells the story of two traumatized survivors whose relationship helps them to heal and provides them with someone to live for. Set in the period between 1948 and ’53, the period drama also takes on the purges of Hungarian politician Mátyás Rákosi’s Communist regime.” – Alissa Simon, Variety
“I do love it when, to cite the…magical case of THOSE WHO REMAINED, whole lives, including ours, can be changed in less than an hour and a half.” – Joe Morgenstern, The New Yorker
“The most surprising performance – not just surprising but inexplicably beautiful – was that of Abigél Szőke in THOSE WHO REMAINED.” – Joe Morgenstern, The New Yorker
Language: Hungarian (English subtitles)
VIEWING OPTIONS (your film can be viewed as often as you wish for 3 days from the date of purchase):
Option 1: Watch the film on any computer, laptop, ipad, chromebook or other mobile devices by clicking on the “watch now” button in the purchase confirmation sent to your email.
Option 2: One way to view on a television is to mirror or cast the film from one of the above devices to your television.
The best way to watch this film on television is with the Vimeo app which you can load on your smart TV. For this film you create a free Vimeo account when you purchase the ticket (or if you have an existing Vimeo account you will login to the account when you purchase a ticket). Remember the email and password for your Vimeo account if you are going to add the Vimeo channel to your tv as described below.
Option 3: Add the Vimeo channel on your television using Roku.
a) Go to the Channel store from your Roku home screen. Vimeo will appear in multiple lists, but it is easiest to navigate to the Photos & Video row to find the channel.
b) Click the Vimeo icon to start downloading the app and follow the instructions on the screen.
Option 4: Add the vimeo channel on your television using AppleTV. Search for Vimeo and install.
a) Once installed, open the app and click on the “sign in” button.
b) The app will provide you with an activation code.
c) On a computer or mobile device, visit the activation page, sign in (if you are not), and enter that code.
d) The app will then refresh, and you will be able to watch the video content.
Option 5: It is also possible to add the Vimeo channel using a smart android tv (such as Sony, Philips, Sharp, Hisense). Use your remote to go to apps. Use Google Play to search for Vimeo, then add the Vimeo app and follow the instructions.