The Origin of the World

fiction feature in production


Three women in three European cities (Berlin, Paris, Budapest) struggle through a day, making one of the hardest decisions in their lives. An abortion, an insemination, an adoption – an up-to-date observation of women’s choices that go against the social norm.


A production of  Lupa Pictures (Hungary), Voices Films (Germany), German Film & TV Academy Berlin (Germany) and Sister Productions (France)


Funded by

Hungarian National Film Fund – Inkubátor Debut Film Program

ALCA – Nouvelle-Aquitaine



Writer/Director: Borbála Nagy
Producers: Petra Iványi, Margarita Amineva-Jester
Co-producer: Daria Wichmann, Julie Paratian
Cinematographer: Moritz Friese
Editor: László Dunai
Sound Design: Tamás Bohács



Producers Network Award at connecting cottbus, Germany, 2022 
Most promising fiction feature project at Budapest Debut Film Forum, Hungary, 2022


Invited to

connecting cottbus, Germany, 2022
Full Circle Lab, France, 2022
Budapest Debut Film Forum, Hungary, 2022

written & directed by

Borbála Nagy