Awards & Winners

Károly Makk

Date of Birth 23-December-1925
Place of Birth Berettyóújfalu
(Hungary, Hajdú-Bihar County)
Nationality Hungary, Kingdom of Hungary
Also know as Karoly Makk
Profession Film Director, Screenwriter, Television Director, Actor
Károly Makk 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. In 1973 he was a member of the jury at the 8th Moscow International Film Festival. In 1980 he was a member of the jury at the 30th Berlin International Film Festival. His 2003 film A Long Weekend in Pest and Buda was entered into the 25th Moscow International Film Festival. Since September 27, 2011, he is the president of the Széchenyi Academy of Literature and Arts.

Awards by Károly Makk

Check all the awards nominated and won by Károly Makk.


Nominations 1974 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film Cats' Play
Country: Hungary; in Hungarian


Cannes Jury Prize
Honored for : Love