Attila Gigor
Attila Gigor (b. 1978, Budapest, Hungary), sometimes credited as Attila Galambos, studied acting at various Hungarian drama schools. In 2000 he enrolled at the Hungarian Academy of Film and Drama, where he was a student of director Sándor Simó and, after the latter's death, of Ferenc Grunwalsky. During his studies he made shorts, documentaries and experimental films. His first feature, The Investigator / A nyomozó, made as a Hungarian-Swedish-Irish coproduction, was awarded Best Genre Film, Best Actor, Best Screenplay and Best Editor prizes of the 39th Hungarian Film Week in 2008.
Education
1992-1997 Zrínyi Miklós Secondary School
1997-1998 Actors' School of Szolnok
1998. National Actors School
1999-2000 University Janus Pannonius
2000- Hungarian Academy of Film and Drama

Filmography


2001. Interdictor (documentary, 23 min)
2002. Unfinished Stories (experimental film fragment, 23 min), co-directed with Ferenc Sebő
2003. Diary (diary-film, 10 min)
2003. Postcard from Budapest – Tribute to Hungarian Cinematographers (Clip for the European Film Academy’s award ceremony, 2 min)
2004. Man in the Mirror (short, 12 min)
2004. Hungarian Tiger (TV-short, 26 min)
2006. We Missed our Stop (short, 22 min)
2008. Vengeance (short, 15 min)
2008. The Investigator – (feature, 107 min)

Films in our database

Director, Screenplay
2016
Director, Screenplay
2008

Awards

2008
Best Screenplay