The Pied Piper of Hutzovina

Pied Piper of Hutzovina - The Pied Piper of Hutzovina


In the summer of 2004, on a car journey in Eastern Europe, Pavla Fleischer met and fell in love with Eugene Hutz, lead singer of Gypsy Punk band Gogol Bordello. Captivated by his energy and his musical verve, and desperate to get to know him better, she decided to make a film about him.


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Director: Pavla Fleischer
Producers: Jonny Persey, Pavla Fleischer
Co-Producer: Stewart le Maréchal
Partners: APT Films, IFC, YLE

Festivals / Awards

2007 – Krakow International Film Festival
2007 – London East End Film Festival
2007 – Milano Doc Film Festival


‘Moving, funny, insightful and inspiring, all the things a documentary should be’ – Esquire

‘Fantastic’ – Time Out


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