Éva Fahidi is 97 years old. And she is a Holocaust survivor. Éva has lived most of her life in Hungary, under regimes that infringed on the freedom and lives of their own citizens. During her life, Éva has experienced many times what it is like to have one’s freedom restricted or even completely taken away. But she also knows what it means to feel absolutely free. In this interview, we tell the story of Éva Fahidi, and ask her about her relationship with the concept and value of freedom along her incredible life.
“Freedom in Hungary” is a podcast series in which people from Hungary share their thoughts and visions about freedom, telling their personal stories.
This Europod podcast was produced by Bulle Media in partnership with the Hungarian, Budapest-based podcast production agency, Betone Studio.
The podcast show is also available in its original language, in Hungarian, under “Éljen a magyar szabadság”.
The editor in chief of Freedom in Hungary is Anita Neizer. The editors are Zsuzsanna Fazekas and Luca Lukács. The original host and narrator is András BATIZ. The selection of soundtracks and the original post-production is by Ádám Gyöngyösi. The creative producer is Balázs Román. The producer is Richárd Hampuk. Original concept by Balázs Román and Alexander Damiano Ricci. Sound editing and mixing of the English version is by Jeremy Bocquet and Thomas Kusberg, from Bulle Media podcast agency. The narrator of the English version is Alexander Damiano Ricci, Editorial director at Bulle Media – Europod.