András Salamon
When eight years old, played the leading part in Pál Sándor’s short feature film, 'Big-Ears' and subsequently played in several of his other films. Studied cinematography and worked for the Hungarian National Television in 1976. In 1980 he was admitted to the cinemtaography program of the Academy of Performing Arts, but after a year he interrupted his studies. Played in several eighties’ alternative rock music groups and drums with the URH Band. Started writing screen-plays and scripts in the late eighties. In 1991 wrote and directed his first feature film, 'Je t’aime'. Since the end of the eighties has also been making documentary films regularly. His first book of short stories, 'Dogs Do Not Forget' was published in 1996 and awarded the Sándor Bródy Prize for the best first book in 1997.
Since 1997 has been teaching at Black Box Documentary Film School of Loránd Eötvös University.

Filmography


1989: Homeless / Hajléktalanok (d)
1989: Gypsies / Cigányok (d)
1990: Who Takes Care of Us? / Ki vigyáz ránk? (d / TV)
1991: What Do the Chinese Dream? / Miről álmodnak a kínaiak? (d / TV)
1991: Hős Street / Hős utca (d / TV)
1991: Children in the City / Gyerekek a városban (d / TV)
1991: Je t'aime / Zsötem
1992: A Film About Beauty / Film a szépségről (d / TV)
1992: A Happy Day at he Junkyard / Egy vidám nap a szeméttelepen (d / TV)
1992: Desire / Vágyakozás (d / TV)
1992: Gypsy Ballad / Cigányballada (d / TV)
1992: The Life / Az élet (TV)
1993: Murder for Nothing / Gyilkosság semmiért (d / TV)
1993: Chore / Robot (d / TV)
1993: Abandoned People / Elhagyott emberek (d / TV)
1993: A Film About Gays / Film a melegekről (d / TV)
1993: The Forign Legion / Az idegenlégió (d / TV)
1994: Juvenille Delinquents / Fiatal bűnözők (d / TV)
1994: The Milkman / A tejesember (d / TV)
1994: Psotcards from Ózd / Ózdi képeslapok (d / TV)
1994: Marika's Life / Marika élete (d / TV)
1994: The Last Journey / Az utolsó út (d / TV)
1994: Child Beggars / Koldusgyerekek (d / TV)
1995: He Was a Taxi Driver / Taxisofőr volt (d / TV)
1995: Lost Family / Elveszett család (d) with Ágnes Incze
1995: The Passion for Enterprise / A vállalkozás szenvedélye (d)
1995: Uncle and the Tram / Bácsi és a villamos (d / TV)
1995: Lujza Street / Lujza utca (d / TV)
1995: Scooter / Roller (d / TV)
1995: The Radio / A rádió (d / TV)
1996: Ann Frank and the Gypsies / Anna Frank és a cigányok (d / TV)
1996: Huttyán / Huttyán (d)
1997: City People / Városlakók (d)
1997: Caveman's Dream / Az ősember álma (d)
1998: Close to Love / Közel a szerelemhez
1999: September / Szeptember (d)
2000: Jonuc and the Beggar Mob / Jonuc és a koldusmaffia (d)
2002: The Promise of Communism / A kommunizmus igérete
2004: Getno
2007: Rhythm of the City / A város ritmusa (d)
2007: Tell Your Children / Meséld el... (s)

Films in our database

Co-producer
2014
2007
Screenplay, Director, Director of photography
2007
Director, Screenplay
2004
Director of photography, Director, Screenplay
2000
1999
Director, Screenplay, Director of photography
1996

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