Oh, you can use it in countless situations in Hungary
Suppose you are a young district attorney who enters a small courthouse on your first day of work and you know that there happens to be only two judges on that day. A tall, strict lady and an easy-going, short fella. In case you'd be going for the second judge, just to tell that you have new evidence and the briefing should be postponed from the following day to a later date, this is the perfect question to ask.
Or... you are a football fan approaching the club house, where the three bribed referees are just celebrating the "victory" of the team they cheated the match away for. The most-most-worsestest of all is a short fella whom you do not happen to see but you would like to! Now, you see, this is the question you would ask from the random guy in the lobby.