About Us

About Us

The Budapest Film Production Ltd has united with Baraka Media Ltd (in 2018) which allowed us to start new types of productions.
Filmography of Baraka Media as follows:

http://barakafilm.hu/en/index

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, Echo TV, 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. Sarajevó Film Fesztivál 2017
Szabó Virág: Wellness – Official Competition
Uppsala Short Film Festival 2017
Szabó Virág: WellnessOfficial Competition
Kamera Korrektúra 2015
Szabó Virág – Hevesi István: Loti and FutiSpecial Award of The Jury
HSC Golden Eye 2015
Márk Győri: Weekend Best Cinematographer
23. Alter-Native International Shortfilm Festival – Tirgu Mures 2015
Tibor Szemző: Wish to be a Red Indian – Special Award of The Ministry of Culture, Romania
URTI Grand Prix Monte-Carlo, 2015
Tibor Szemző: Wish to be a Red Indian – Short Film Category 

Hungarian Media Council – Huszárik Zoltán Award 2015
Szemző Tibor: Wish to be a Red Indian – Short Film Category, Best Director

HSC Golden Eye 2013
Győri Márk: Curse 3Best Cinematographer
41. Hungarian Film Festival 2010
Mátyássy Áron: Curse Best TV film
Erasmus EuroMedia Awards 2010
Mátyássy Áron: Curse – Seal of approval

Kamera Hungária 2010
Mátyássy Áron: CurseNominated

40. Hungarian Film Festival 2009
Szekeres Csaba: Nexus – Kollányi Ágoston Award for The Best Director

40. Hungarian Film Festival 2009
Pálfi György: Ace poker (Born Loser) short film Nominated
Busho Film Festivál 2009
Pálfi György: Ace poker (Born Loser) The Best Comedy/column]