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Budapest in ruins, 1956 Hungarian Revolution

Budapest in ruins, 1956 Hungarian Revolution - Motivation for Finale scene monologue; physical representation of what was happening around her while she was fleeing the city.

Flag of Hungary, 1956, with the communist coat of arms cut out. The flag with a hole became the symbol of the revolution. (Photographed at the "Corvin köz")  Source: Wikpedia

During the 1956 Hungarian Revolution, this was the Flag of Hungary: with the communist coat of arms cut out. The flag with a hole became the symbol of the revolution. (Photographed at the "Corvin köz")

After the first battle of the Revolution, a young Hungarian girl emerges from a building housing resistance fighters carrying a rifle (the Hungarian Revolution of 1956).

“ After the first battle of the Revolution, a young Hungarian girl emerges from a building housing resistance fighters carrying a rifle; the Hungarian Revolution of ”

Hungarian Revolution 1956

The "Kossuth arms",the Hungarian national emblem of the republic of has been painted on a APC armoured car captured by the insurgents.

Hungarian freedom fighter in Budapest during the anti-Soviet uprising, November 1956. Detail from a photo by Michael Rougier, Life magazine.

Hungarian freedom fighter in Budapest during the anti-Soviet uprising, November Detail from a photo by Michael Rougier, Life magazine.

LEST WE FORGET Erich Lessing: Budapest, October 1956. © Erich Lessing/Magnum Photos The Hungarian Uprising- The Russian Communist emblem cut out of the Hungarian flag

LEST WE FORGET Erich Lessing: Budapest, October © Erich Lessing/Magnum Photos The Hungarian Uprising- The Russian Communist emblem cut out of the Hungarian flag