Elek Judit Sára 

https://www.imdb.com/name/nm12191059/

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AWARDS

MEGÁLLÓ (STATION)
„Sweetest sad film” award at Hungarian Independent Film Festival, 2020

MEGÁLLÓ (STATION)
„Special mention” at Budapest International Documentary Festival BIDF, 2021

MEGÁLLÓ (STATION)
Grand Prize at Bujtor Istvan Film Festival, 2021 

EDUCATION

ACADEMY OF PERFORMING ARTS, BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA
2021- CURRENT, documentary film directing MA

UNIVERSITY OF THEATRE AND FILM ARTS, BUDAPEST, HUNGARY
2020 – 2021, documentary film directing MA – unfinished

EÖTVÖS LORÁND UNIVERSITY, BUDAPEST, HUNGARY
2019 – CURRENT, film studies MA – filmmaking specialisation

EÖTVÖS LORÁND UNIVERSITY, BUDAPEST, HUNGARY
2016 – 2019, liberal arts BA – film history and theory major, theatre
studies minor

CV
Judit Sára Elek after her music studies, worked as a music editor in a radio. She graduated in film
theory and history at Eötvös Lóránd University, Budapest, Hungary, and started film studies master
programme. Later she started documentary film directing master’s at the University of Theatre and
Film Arts, Budapest, Hungary (SZFE). After the model-changing at SZFE, she continued her studies at
Academy Of Performing Arts, Bratislava, Slovakia. She will graduate in 2022.
Megálló / Station, her first short documentary, won the prize “The sweetest sad film” at the 65th
Hungarian Independent Film Festival, got “Special mention” at BIDF Budapest Documentary Festival
in 2021, and Grand Prize at Bujtor Istvan Film Festival, 2021. She works as assistant director in short
fiction films, and also in feature-lenght documentaries. She is a member of an experimental choir,
called Soharóza.

Films

SECOND ASSISTANT DIRECTOR – ONÓDY, A HATVANAS ÉVEK
CSÁSZÁRA
dir. Tamás Almási, documentary film, current

DIRECTOR, EDITOR, TRANSLATOR – JOZEF IN AUTUMN
SZFE-Docnomads, short documentary film, 2021

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, SOUND RECORDING –
FELDOLGOZATLANUL (UNPROCESSED)
dir. Máté Fuchs, documentary film, 2022

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR – UTOLSÓ VACSORA (LAST DINNER)
dir. Peter Becz, short hybrid-documentary film, 2021

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR – KÖTELÉK
dir. Dorottya Márton, short fiction film, 2021

FIRST ASSISTANT DIRECTOR – I SWEAR (ESKÜSZÖM)
graduation film at Eötvös Loránd University,
dir. Pratiksha Zunke, short fiction film, 2020

DIRECTOR, EDITOR – MEGÁLLÓ (STATION)
In the FFP creative camp, short documentary film, 2019