Géza Böszörményi
He studied at the Natural Sciences Faculty of the Budapest University, then worked as a chemical engineer. He graduated from the Academy for Theatre and Film Arts in 1968. His first feature film, Birdies was made in 1971. He collaborated in writing scripts with his wife, Livia Gyarmathy and his daughter, Zsuzsa Böszörményi
Awards
2004 – Master of the Hungarian Motion Picture
1999 – 30th National Film Festival: Lifetime Achievement Award
1991 – For Hungarian Art Award
1990 – Merited Artist Award
1986 – Balázs Béla Award
1974 – National Trade Union Council’s Award

Filmography

2004 – GUARDED SECRETS / MÉLYEN ŐRZÖTT TITKOK – co-scriptwriter (feature , directed by Zsuzsa Böszörményi)
1996 – ESCAPE / SZÖKÉS – writer, scriptwriter (feature, directed by Lívia Gyarmathy)
1995 – RED COLIBRI / VÖRÖS COLIBRI – co-scriptwriter (feature, directed by Zsuzsa Böszörményi)
1992 – THE RAPTURE OF DECEIT / A CSALÁS GYÖNYÖRE – co-scriptwriter (feature, directed by Lívia Gyarmathy)
1990 – WHERE TYRANNY PREVAILS…/ HOL ZSARNOKSÁG VAN… – co-director (full-length documentary with Lívia Gyarmathy)
1988 – RECSK, THE HUNGARIAN GOULAG / RECSK 1950-53, EGY TITKOS KÉNYSZERMUNKATÁBOR TÖRTÉNETE – co-director (full-length documentary with Lívia Gyarmathy)
1987 – POET GEORGE FALUDY / FALUDY GYÖRGY KÖLTŐ – co-director (full-length documentary, with Lívia Gyarmathy)
1986 – LAURA – director, scriptwriter (feature)
1984 – NOW IT’S MY TURN, NOW IT’S YOURS / EGY KICSIT ÉN, EGY KICSIT TE – co-scriptwriter (feature, directed by Lívia Gyarmathy)
1983 – HUNGARIAN DRAKULA – director – TV feature
Budapest, 1989: Hungarian TV Critics’s Prize for Best Direction
1981 – HEART TREMORS / SZÍVZŰR – director, co-writer, co-scriptwriter (feature)
Pécs, 1982, National Film Festival: Prize of the County, Prize of the Youth Organisation
Budapest, 1983 – Hungarian Film Critics’ Prize to the Director
1975 – THE LAST DANCE TEACHER / DER LETZTE TANZLEHRER / AZ UTOLSÓ TÁNCTANÁR – director (TV feature, for ZDF, Mainz)
1974 – THE CAR / AUTÓ – director, writer, co-scriptwriter (feature)
1973 – CARS AND MEN / AUTÓK ÉS EMBEREK – director (short documentary)
1973 – WAIT A SEC! / ÁLLJON MEG A MENET! – co-scriptwriter (feature, directed by Lívia Gyarmathy)
1971 – BIRDIES / MADÁRKÁK - director, co-scriptwriter – feature
Budapest, 1971: Hungarian Film Critics’ Prize for Best First Film
1971 – DEAR ADRESS / TISZTELT CÍM! – scriptwriter (short documentary, directed by Lívia Gyarmathy)
1970 – INDECENT PHOTOS / ILLETLEN FOTÓK – director (short documentary)
1969 – DO YOU KNOW ’SUNDAY-MONDAY’? / ISMERI A SZANDI-MANDIT? – scriptwriter (feature, directed by Lívia Gyarmathy)
1967 – BIOLOGY LECTURES / BIOLÓGIAI GYAKORLATOK - director (exam short feature)
1964 – 58 SECONDES / 58 MÁSODPERC – music composer – (short documentary, directed by Lívia Gyarmathy)
1964 – PLANKTON - director - (entrance exam short film)

Films in our database

Screenplay, Writer
1996