Károly Makk

Károly Makk

Károly Makk (2010)
Born (1925-12-22) 22 December 1925
Berettyóújfalu, Hungary
Occupation Film director, screenwriter
Years active 1954 present

Károly Makk (born 22 December 1925) is a Hungarian film director and screenwriter. Five of his films have been nominated for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival without success; however, he has won lesser awards at Cannes and elsewhere. He was born in Berettyóújfalu, Hungary.

In 1973 he was a member of the jury at the 8th Moscow International Film Festival.[1] In 1980 he was a member of the jury at the 30th Berlin International Film Festival.[2] His 2003 film A Long Weekend in Pest and Buda was entered into the 25th Moscow International Film Festival.[3] Since 27 September 2011 he is the president of the Széchenyi Academy of Literature and Arts.

Select filmography


  1. "8th Moscow International Film Festival (1973)". MIFF. Retrieved 2012-12-25.
  2. "Berlinale 1980: Juries". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2010-08-15.
  3. "25th Moscow International Film Festival (2003)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-04-06.
  4. "The 47th Academy Awards (1975) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-12-10.
  5. "Festival de Cannes: Another Way". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-06-09.

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