About Us

About Us

Budapest Film Production Ltd. was founded in 2006 as a production and co-production company with the aim of making feature, experimental and short films, and documentaries on high quality standards, ensuring commercial value on the national and international markets of traditional (cinema, satellite, DVD, TV) and new forms (internet, iptv) of broadcasting channels.

Our film production company offers full service for the production of national and international films, as well as production services for commercials. Amongst our main partners you will find the profession’s  outstanding and celebrated artists and companies, such as the Hungarian Filmlab, TV2, HBO, MTVA and the Hungarian National Film Fund.

 

Team

Sándor Csortos Szabó – producer

After graduating at the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design he worked as a journalist and photographer. Later on, he undertook jobs at advertising agencies, as an art director and eventually became a creative director as well. He is creating films as of 1997, making more than 100 TV productions broadcasted by the Hungarian National Television and channel TV2. He is a photographer in his free time, winning several international awards with his photos.

Ágnes Portörő – production office manager

After getting her master degree at the Film Studies Programme of the ELTE University she started to work in our company.

Virág Szabó  – director, production director

After getting her degree at the Film Studies Programme of the ELTE University she worked as a film director and also as a screenwriter. Her first short film was selected for the 29th International Film Festival of Valencia. She participated in the Sarajevo Film Festival’s Talent Campus in 2014. Her short film: Wellness was Official Selection for the 23th Sarajevo International Film Festival 2017.

 

Festival screenings and awards

 

23. Sarajevo Film Festival 2017
Virág Szabó: Wellness – Official Selection

 

 

HSC Golden Eye 2015
Márk Győri: Víkend – Award for Best Cinematographer

 

 

23. Alter-Native International Short Film Festival – Tirgu Mures 2015
Tibor Szemző: Vágy, hogy indiánok lehessünk – Award for The Ministry of Culture of Romania 

 

 

NMHH Media Council – Zoltán Huszárik award 2015
Tibor Szemző: Vágy, hogy indiánok lehessünk – Award for Best Director, experimental and short film category

 

 

HSC Golden Eye 2013
Márk Győri: Átok 3Award for Best Cinematographer

 

 

41. Hungarian Filmweek 2010
Áron Mátyássy: Átok  – Award for Best TV Film

 

 

Erasmus EuroMedia Awards 2010
Áron Mátyássy: ÁtokSeal of approval

 

 

Kamera Hungaria 2010
Áron Mátyássy: Átok – nomination

 

 

40. Hungarian Filmweek 2009
Csaba Szekeres: Nexus Kollányi Ágoston Best Director’s prize

György Pálfi: Ász póker (Született lúzer) short film competition

 

 

Busho Festival 2009
György Pálfi: Ász Póker (Született lúzer) Award for Best Comedy