Erasing Frank

Should the Wind Drop

Original name: Erasing Frank
English name: Erasing Frank
Year: 2021
Run time: 103 min
Language: Hungary
Type (Colour/ Black & white): Black & White
Country: Hungary
Director: Gábor Fabricius
Producers:Gábor Fabricius, Tamás Barna
Cast: Benjamin Fuchs, Kincső Blénesi, Andrea Waskovich, István Lénárt, Pál Frenák, Zsigmond Gerlóczy, Péter Iványi, Zsolt Zayzon
Screenplay:Gábor Fabricius
Cinematographer: Tamás Dobos
Editor:Bernadett Tuza-Ritter, Wanda Kiss
Sound Designer: Tamás Zányi
Music Composer: Dávid Vígh, Balázs Zságer
Costume Designer:Judit Sinkovics
Production Designer: Gábor Fabricius, Eggert Ketilsson, Dorka Kiss
Production Company: Otherside Stories
World Sales: Totem Films
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  • Venice IFF 2021
  • Tallinn Black Nights FF 2021
  • Stockholm IFF 2021
  • Valladolid IFF 2021

Director’s Selected Filmography:

  • 2021 Erasing Frank

Director's Biography:

Nora Martirosyan

Gábor is writer and director, graduate from Central Saint-Martins College London. He has published two novels, and Erasing Frank is his debut feature after several shorts that played in various festivals including Toronto IFF.


1983, behind the Iron Curtain of Eastern Europe, in Budapest. Frank is the charismatic singer of a banned punk band that carries the voice of their generation against a totalitarian regime. Taken by the police to a psychiatric hospital in an attempt to silence him, Frank will sacrifice everything to resist.