Linda Dombrovszky

Curriculum vitae


STUDIES, SCHOLARSHIPS

2018
Cinemira Children Film Festival-jury member
Ars Sacra Filmfestival-jury member

2017
Amsterdam IDFA Forum participiant-Red rose (Occupation 1968)
Docu Talents Program participiant, Karlovy Vary International Film Festival-Red rose (Occupation 1968)
Ecumenical Jury Member at the 66th International Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg

2013
degree at Academy of Drama and Film, Faculty of Film and TV
(thesis: „Film language of Hungarian and international mockumentaries”)

2012
Low budget Film Forum (Le Femis) - selected participiant-filmdirector
Berlinale Talent Campus - selected participiant-filmdirector

2011
Midpoint Central European Script Center (FAMU) - selected participiant-filmdirector
European Network of Young Cinema-Cineboat - selected participiant-filmdirector

2007-2009
MA at Academy of Drama and Film, Faculty of Film and TV, Hungary – Directing 2009

2009
february-june: directing-studies at Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia, Rome

2004-2007
Academy of Drama and Film, Faculty of TV, Hungary – Directing

2007
degree at Academy of Drama and Film, Faculty of TV, Hungary – Directing

2000- 2005
Péter-Pázmány Catholic University, Faculty of Arts, Hungary
- Bachelor of Arts in German Language and Literature
- Full curriculum in Media and Communications

2006
degree at Media and Communications in PPKE-BTK (thesis: „The fiction in Hungarian documentaries at the 70’s and 80’s”)

2004
- member of the Jury of the Students at Hungarian Filmfestival (category of fiction films)
- studies in german literature at University of Mainz, Johannes-Gutenberg, Germany

1998-1999
studies at Szellemkép Szabadiskola, film faculty

1994-1998
Városmajori secondary school, graduation in Media- and Filmculture

WORKS, FESTIVALS AND AWARDS as DIRECTOR

Television films

Pilatus

(adaptation of Magda Szabó), 52 minutes
work in progress

Shortfilms

Újjászületés

(Reborn, shortfilm, work in progress)

A kockaember

(Cubeman, shortfilm, 2017)

Hetvenes

(The Seventies, mockumentary, 2014)

Harmadnapon

(The third day, short film, 2013)

Nulladik találkozás

(Encounter No Zero, short film, 2010)

Csavargó

(Tramp, short film, 2009)

Rekonstrukció

(Reconstruction, experimental, with Nóra Lakos, Cinefest, 2008)

Hűtlenek

(Faithless, short film, 2008)

Az elsőszülött

(The firstborn, short film, 2007)

Határvidék

(Border-land, short film, 2006)

Visszatérés

(Coming back, experimental, 2004)

Documentaries

Megszállás 1968

(Occupation 1968,
Production Countries: Slovakia, Czech Republic, Poland, Bulgaria, Hungary,
130 minutes (5x26 minutes), 2018)

Piros rózsa

(Red rose, creative documentary, 52 minutes, 2018)

Volt egyszer két balerina

(Once upon a time there were two ballerinas, documentary, 25 min, 2016)

A boldog festő

(The blissed painter, experimental documentary, 52 min, 2015)

Viszem magammal - A Rájátszás-film

(Playoff-poetry in pop rythm, music documentary, 50 min, 2014)

Kötelesség

(Duty, creative documentary, 9 min, 2011 )

II. János Pál boldoggá avatása-zarándokszemmel

(Beatification of John Paul II-through the eyes of a pilgrim, documentary, 15min, 2011)

A szocreál képzőművészet

(Socreal-Fine arts, 52min, 2009)

Születésnapra

(I was born in this house, short documentary, 12min, 2008)

Television works

Tóth János, Oltári csajok, Éjjel-nappal Budapest, Veled is megtörténhet, Családi titkok, Magánnyomozók, Zsaruk
(docu-reality and fiction series, RTL Klub/TV2, 2013/2017)

Sorsfordítók
(Common gardens in Hungary, tv-documentary, 12 min, 2010)

Pannon express-Nagykálló
(touristic magazin, 25 min, 2012)

Theater-screening

Narrative backstage screening for the musical Be good all your life
(Hevesi Sándor Theater, Zalaegerszeg, 2011)

Non-profit commercials, image films

A dizőz halála

(Death of the dizőz, 2011)

Hangolódás

(Tuning, image film, 2010)

Kartell

(Cartel, image film, 2011)

Meglepetés

(Surprise, non-profit commercial, 2011)

as SCRIPTWRITER

A mediátor

(The mediator, feature script, with Millós Mádl and Nóra Selmeczi)

Naplemente/Harmadnapon

(Sunset/The third day, shortfilm, award for the best script, Mediawave, 2010)

Szubjektív

(Subjektiv, social commercial, award for the best script, Natura 2000, 2009)

as 1st assistent director

  • Features:
  • János Szász: A nagy füzet (La Grand Cahier), 2012
  • television films:
  • Zsolt Pozsgai: Szabadonczok, 2016
  • Gaál Ildikó: Játszó társaság, 2015
  • Zsolt Pozsgai: Farkasasszony, 2015
  • Attila Szász: A berni követ (The ambassador to Bern), 2014-pre-production
  • Zsolt Pozsgai: Földindulás, 2014
  • Géza Bereményi: Literature, 2008
  • shortfilms
  • Pinkwater, Though girls don’t dream, Kiraboltak, Maccs, Mozaikfilm, Tour, Halotti beszéd


  • as 2nd assistent director

    • features:
    • Árpád Sopsits: The seventh circle , 2007
    • János Vecsernyés: Floor 2005
    • television film:
    • Strike Back 3 – Pioneer Pictures, 2013
    • Tobias Baumann: Das Internat - RTL-A2 Media, 2012
    • Iris 2 – Blue Danube Film, 2012
    • Kisjátékfilm:
    • Esztergályos Kriszta: Variációk, 2007
    • Reklámfilm:
    • Vilmoskörte – Stábfilm, 2010


    other works in films

    • 2016
    • editor- Asszonyok lázadása (documentary, 72 min)
    • 2013
    • editor- On the spot documentary-series (Cambodia-khmer regime, Chile-Lucia Pinochet, Bulgaria-Zsivkov)
    • 2010
    • continuity-Barkácsaj (series, Deco TV)
    • editor - A SOTE rendszerváltásának története (The history of the Medical University in Hungary during the political system change, tv-documentary, 52min)
    • 2009
    • production assistant (Róbert Koltai: Magic boys, hungarian-english feature
    • behind the scenes in Valerio Mieli’s Dieci inverni in Rome

Languages German, English, Latein