CHAMELEON (Hungary)

CHAMELEONGábor, aided by his partner in crime and childhood best friend, has the perfect scam.  He targets lonely women, researches them thoroughly and then becomes their perfect suitor—only to leave them at the altar after having cleaned out their bank accounts.

Writers:  Réka Divinyi, Krisztina Goda (screenplay)
Director:  Krisztina Goda
Distributor:  HungariCom
Genre:  Comedy | Drama | Thriller
Runtime: 108 min.
Country:  Hungary
Language:  Hungarian w/English subtitles
Rating:  Not Rated

Official website w/trailer:  http://www.kameleonfilm.hu/

FESTIVALS: Hungarian International Film Festival , Hungary; European Film Market, Germany; Shanghai International Film Festival, China; Moscow Film Festival, Russia; Tamil Nadu Film Festival, India; Raindance Film Festival, UK; Cairo International Film Festival, Egypt; Muces Festival, Spain; Osaka European Film Festival, Japan; Palm Springs International Film Festival, USA; Portland International Film Festival, USA; Sguardi Altrove Film Festival, Italy; Cleveland International Film Festival, USA; Houston WorldFest, USA; Newport Beach International Film Festival, USA

“A slick Hungarian thriller (with some comedic elements) by Krisztina Goda (she directed Children of Glory), the story keeps us involved right up until the very end. “ Scott’s Movie Comments

 

Posted in 2011 Screenings, Screening Archive