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KRISTOF DEÁK

Director | Writer | Producer

Kristof Deák (1982, Budapest) started his career in editing before studying directing at Westminster Film School. He has been working in London and Budapest, directing fiction short films and TV drama episodes. He is currently developing his first feature film.

Director’s Filmography:

Golf With a Shotgun (Short, 2010),
Germ Free Adolescent (Short, 2011),
Hacktion (TV series, 2011-2012),
Losing It (Short, 2012),
The Boss (Short, 2012),
Mindenki (Eng. ‘Sing’, short, 2016)

Awards:

GRAND PRIX and Best International Short Film Award
*Oscar qualifying
Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia 2016, Tokyo, Japan

Best Live Action Short Film Award
*Oscar qualifying
Chicago International Children’s Film Festival 2016, USA

People’s Choice Award for Best Short Film
Toronto International Film Festival – TIFF Kids 2016 – Toronto, Canada

Best Short Film Award
Olympia International Film Festival, Greece

Audience Award of the Festival
32éme Festival du Cinema Européen – Lille, France

Audience Award for Best International Short
Festival International de Cine Lanzarote – Arrecife, Spain

daazo.com Special Award
Friss Hús Shortfest – Budapest, Hungary

Special Mention
Kino w Trampkach, Warsaw, Poland

Best Short Film – 2nd Place
Interfilm – KUKI Festival Berlin, Germany

Best Short Film – nominee
Sharjah International Children’s Film Festival, UAE