A beautiful new documentary from Hungary about Lajos Kassai and the world-wide movement to revive the ancient art of archery on horseback.
This exceptional and inspiring documentary film is about Lajos Kassai, the founder of a mounted archery school placed in a mesmerizing valley in Hungary. His unique method has revived the principles and practices of thousand-year-old Hungarian mounted archery, which has been gaining popularity and spreading like wildfire in over 30 countries worldwide.
Director: Kaszás Géza
Cast: Kassai Lajos, Obrusánszky Borbála, Kassai Iskola növendékei
Documentary, Hungary, 115 min, 2016
Kassai has inspired a group of people in the Annapolis Valley to form their own horse archery club, the Seawinds Horse Archers, They are bringing Master Kassai to lead a training camp and competition in Nova Scotia in August. Senior Student Lance Bishop will do a small demonstration on the stage before the film on how the arrows are held and shot on a target. He will also display the small and unique horse archery saddle that he bought from Kassai.
The film will be preceded by a live archery demonstration by Canning farmer Lance Bishop, one of Master Kassai`s students