Songs Along a Stony Road

Songs Along a Stony Road

A film by

George Paul Csicsery & Chris Teerink

With

Zoltán Kallós

Violin—Gyimes
Zoltán Antal

Singer—Lészped, Moldova
Anna (Puskás) Bálint †

Singer— Kléja, Moldavia
Erzsébet Bálint

Mouth-harp—Kléja, Moldavia
Pál Istók
Flutes, furuja, tilinka—Kléja, Moldavia
László István Legedi

Grape harvesters—Somoska, Moldavia
Bori Benke
Irina Benke-Szilvás
Gabriel Benke-Szilvás
Rózsa Duma

Singer—Magyarszovát
Erzsébet Papp

Singer—Magyarvista
Erzsébet Erdei

Flutes and furulja—Gyimes
Viktor Timár

Violin and gárdon—Gyimes
János Zerkula† and Regina Fikó

Dancing and potato harvest—Gyimes
Kicsi Kota and family

Haycutting —Gyimes
Jenö Antal and family

Churchbell ringers—Gyimes
The Sinka family

Horsecart to summer pasture—Gyimes
Maria & Csaba Tankó

Palatka Gypsy Banda
Flórin Kodava—violin
Martin Kodava—violin
Larint Kodava—second violin
Stefán Moldován—second violin
Márton Kovács—bass

Singer—Szamosujvár
János Csorba

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Cinematography
Chris Teerink

Sound recording
Joseph Kardos

Transcription
Judit Tahy

Assistant Editor
Andrea Hale

Kyung Lee

Text interpretation
Virág Kovács

Romanian translation
Antonio Roder

 

Made possible with support from

The ThuisKopie Fonds

ArtsLink
A program of CEC International Partners

National Geographic
All Roads Film Project

Thomas Ropelewski & Leslie Dixon

 

Special thanks to:

Zoltán Kallós
&
The Kallós Foundation

And to

The Association of Csángó Hungarians in Moldavia

Film Arts Foundation

 

Maria Bán
Pavel Benke
Francene Blythe
Father István Gergely
Gabriella Koncz
Sarah Payton
Szilvia Róka
Adél Svella
Marijke van der Glas
Orlow Seunke
Frank Viviano
Molly Walker



Songs Along a Stony Road
© Chris Teerink/George Csicsery
All Rights Reserved


© 2004- George Csicsery