Krisztina Deák

(1953, Budapest)

She graduated as an editor from the Academy of Theatre and Film (Budapest) in 1977 and as a director in 1982. Her career started with television films. She made her first feature film, The Book of Esther in 1989. Since 1992 she has been directing in theatres as well.

Awards:
Hungarian national award “Béla Balázs Prize for Film” (1995)
Hungarian national award “Artist of Merit” (2007)

Filmography

1980: Birds of the Night Are Motionless / Az éjnek madarai mozdulatlanok (s)
1982: Elective Affinities / Vonzások és választások (f/TV)
1987: Csinszka / Csinszka (f/TV)
- Main Prize, Television Festival, Veszprém, Hungary, 1987
- Official selection for Monte-Carlo International Television Festival (in competition)
1989: The Book of Esther / Eszterkönyv
- Best First Film Prize, Hungarian Film Week, 1990
- Montreal IFF, 1990  (in competition)
1993: Mist / Köd (f)
- Best Director Prize, Salerno IFF, 1994
1995: Family Summer / Családi nyár (f/TV)
2000: Jadviga’s Pillow / Jadviga párnája
- Golden Nymph for Best Director, Monte-Carlo 2003
- Best Feature Film Prize, Salerno 2001
- Jury Special Prize, Hungarian Film Week, 2000
- Karlovy Vary IFF, 2000 (in competition)
2005: Who the Hell’s Bonnie and Clyde? / A miskolci boniésklájd
- Best Feature Film, Moscow DetectiveFEST, 2008
- Best Producer Prize, Hungarian Film Week, 2005
- Cairo IFF, 2005 (in competition)
2012: Aglaya / Aglaja

Films in our database

Director, Screenplay
2012
1999
Screenplay, Director
1993
1990

Awards

2013
Best Director
2013
Golden Nymph Award for Best Director
2013
Golden Nymph Award for Best Director