• Dialektus Fesztivál 2002
  • Dialektus Fesztivál 2004
  • Dialektus Fesztivál 2008
  • Dialektus Fesztivál 2009
  • Dialektus Fesztivál 2010



Main sponsors

  • National Cultural Fund (Hungary)
  • Motion Picture Public Foundation of Hungary
  • Ministry of Culture and Education (Hungary)
  • Budapest - IX. District

Events of the Festival


Detailed program (Timetable):



Opening program: 2007. April 10, Tuesday 19 h.

Closing program: 2007. April 14, Saturday 19 h.

Place: Budapest, Marczibányi Téri Cultural Centre


The entrance is free!


Discount on car parking!

Daily parking ticket is available for 500 HUF at the registration desk. The ticket can be used in a parking lot beside the Cultural Centre.



Competition Program (58 documentary films from 17 countries)



Information Program (31 films from 8 countries)



Other activities


  • Jean Rouch Retrospective Program (Every evening, 21:00-22:30)

  • Roma Rising - Download Postcard Roma Rising (Opening: April 11th, Wednesday 19:00)
    Photo exhibition of Chad Wyatt (USA) supported by the Czech Institute of Culture.
    Photos about 100 Roma people, mainly middle-class intellectuals, who disprove the common stereotypes by their own existance. (Download Postcard)


  • Moderated Debate (Every evening for 2 hours) - with the participation of the directors
  • Video Library - All films submitted to the festival can be watched.
  • Exhibitions of Ethno-Photography
  • Playgroup for Children (Every day, 10.00-18.00) - In the spring holiday, the children should not be left at home.





Programs for Film Professionals

  • Conference and Exhibition "Ethno-Photo-Graphy" (April 11th, Wendesday 10:00 - 17:00)
    The conference is about usage of photography for social sciences researches - organised by Kunt Ernő Képíró Műhely and by the Ethnograhical Reserch Center (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)
    The language of the conference is only English.

  • Institutions of Documentary Films in Hungary (April 12th, Thursday 10:00 - 17:30)
    Day for film professionals, organised by a MADE (Association of Hungarian Documentary Directors), DocClub (Federation of Documentary Makers), Association of Hunarian Filmmakers, Hungarian Federation of Film Societies

  • Documentary filmmaking in the Visegrad countries (April 12th, Thursday 18:00 - 19:30)
    Panel discussions about the national situation of filmmaking and distribution - in each of the four Visegrad countries

  • Eyes-opening Workshop (April 13th, Friday 11:00 - 17:00)
    A Full day of training about the European coproduction and distribution on the field of documentaries - organised by Institute of Documentary Film (Czech Republic)

  • Introduction of partner festivals (April 13th, Friday 18:00 - 19:30)
    Round-table discussion with the representatives of the following festivals: