Men in the Nude tells the story of Tibor, a middle aged writer who steps out
on his wife to pursue an on-again off-again affair with a young male
prostitute, Zsolt. Tibor claims that Zsolt has "awoken something in himself"
and uses this awakening to try and revive his suffering writing career.
Consumed with lust and the thrill of their secret relationship, Tibor
continues to pursue Zsolt even as he begins to slowly ruin every aspect of
With raw, emotional visuals, Men in the Nude allows us to peer into
unconventional lives and watch their severe outcomes. This tragic story of
love and loss, paints a devastating picture of what happens when we
alienate those who love us in search of a greater destiny.
Men in the Nude made its international premiere in Panorama at
International Film Festival Berlin.
Montreal World Film Festival 2007
Chicago International Film Festival 2007
Moscow International Film Festival 2007
Mix México 2007
NewFest: The New York Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender
Film Festival 2007
Philadelphia Int'l Gay & Lesbian Film Festival 2007
Outfest 2007 Los Angeles
Men in the Nude
(2006, 35mm, colour, 94 min.)
Director/Writer: Károly Esztergályos
Photography: Miklós Bíró
Editor: Éva Palotai
Sound: György Kovács
Music: Péter Mátraházi, Ferenc Bóka
Production company: Centrál Filmstúdió
Cast: László Gálffi, Éva Kerekes, Dávid Szabó,
Ilona Nagy, Tamás Végvári, László Sinkó
Sándor Téri, Ádám Lux, Sándor Sörös