Sándor Kardos

Born in Budapest in 1944.
Graduated in Hungarian literature/linguistics and cultural management from the ELTE University, then in cinematography from the Hungarian Academy of Drama and Film, Budapest.
Since 1979 he has been working as a cinematographer for the Hungarian Film Production Company (MAFILM) and as a director and DoP for the Hungarian National Television (MTV).
Directed his first full-length feature film Winning Ticket /Telitalálat with Illés Szabó in 2003.
His short film Slitfilm / Résfilm made in 2005 was awarded Best Experimental Short Film Prize at the 36th Hungarian Film Week.

Filmography

(as a director)

1983: The Beginning of Beautiful Trades / A szép mesterségek kezdete (documentary)
1986: Anthem / Himnusz (documentary with Péter Pál Tóth)
1992: Sculptor Sándor Csutoros / Csutoros Sándor szobrászművész (documentary)
1993: City of God – Interlude series / Isten városa – Közjáték-sorozat (short, TV)
1997: Growing City / Növekvő város (short)
2003: Winning Ticket / Telitalálat (feature with Illés Szabó)
2005: Slitfilm / Résfilm (experimental)
2008: Metamorphosis / Átváltozás (experimental)
2010: The Gravedigger / A sírásó (feature)

Films in our database

Director of photography
2013
Director, Screenplay, Director of photography
2010
Director of photography
2010
Director of photography
2010
Director of photography, Director, Screenplay
2009
2006
Director of photography
2006
Director of photography, Director, Screenplay
2005

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