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.
(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)