Attila Mispál
Attila Mispál first attended the Faculty of Arts of Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest then graduated in the Hungarian Academy of Film and Drama in 1998 as a film and television director. He has been working as director’s assistant to Ildikó Enyedi, Márta Mészáros, József Pacskovszky, István Szaladják, Mari Cantu and others as well as casting director on international productions and commercials. He is a member of the Bárka Theatre’s Arts Board. His duties there include high school film club, screenings with guest speakers, recordings of the performances on video, script writing workshop and visual design for performances. He also did television work as a director (programmes on theatre, litterature and film) and supervising courses for preparing actors. His first feature film is ’Paths of Light’.

Filmography

1993 Öreg molnár és szélmalom – Old Miller and Wind Mill
16 mm, 12 minutes, documentary/drama
writer/director/editor

1994 Hajszál és csengettyű – A Single Hair and a Hand-bell
16 mm, 18 minutes, drama
writer/director/editor

1995 Angst – Angst
Betacam video and 35 mm film, 18 minutes, drama
director

1998 Altamira – Altamira
35 mm, 42 minutes, drama
co-writer/director/editor

2005 A fény ösvényei - Paths of Light
35 mm, 89 minutes, feature
co-writer/director

Awards
1994 Öreg molnár és szélmalom – Old Miller and Wind Mill
Los Angeles – finalist and part of the touring package of the International Documentary Association
Kijev – part of the price winning package of the Hungarian Academy of Film and Drama

1994 Hajszál és csengettyű – A Single Hair and a Hand-bell
Munich – VFF Young Talent Award

1995 Angst
Hungarian Film Festival – Best student work
’Central European Initiative’ International Television Festival – Best experimental film
The Hungarian Televisions Presidential Price for exceptional achievement in Film

1998 Altamira
Hungarian Film Festival – Best Experimental Film
Munich – Best overall visual style, ’Henry Bumstead-Preis’
Brno – Special mention and diploma of outstanding work
Houston - finalist

Films in our database

Director, Screenplay, Producer
2005
Director, Editor
1997
Director, Screenplay, Editor
1995