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Mephisto TIFF.17

Director: István Szabó
Cast: Klaus Maria Brandauer, Ildikó Bánsági, Krystyna Janda
Duration: 144 min.
Country: Hungary
Year: 1981

Germany, 1930s. Actor Hendrik Höfgen finally can play the dream of his life, Mephisto in Faust. After the great success all his thoughts and time are occupied by the stage, not realising how he commits himself more and more to the Nazi. Soon his Jewish friends start to disappear...

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