Gabor Zsigmond Papp (Hungary)

Gábor Zsigmond Papp was born in 1966 in Budapest, Hungary. He first graduated from University of ELTE Budapest, then he studied directing at Hungarian Film Academy of Budapest. He graduated in 1996. In 1990-1991 he recieved scholarship of the European Community to the University of Bologna, Faculty of Political Sciences. Since 1992 he has been working for Hungarian Broadcasting Company - programmes on literature, history, arts, theatre, cinema. He also works as a free lance translator (especially from the English).


  • Legenda/ The Legend
    Hungary, 1994
  • Tandori/ Tandori-Portrait of a Poet
    57´, Hungary, 1996
  • Házi feladat
    4´, Hungary, 1996
  • A baleset
    9´, Hungary, 1996
  • A kollégium végnapjai/ The Last Days of the College
    62´, Hungary, 1996
  • Kazo
    50´, Hungary, 1997
  • A Mándy-hagyaték/ The Novelist´s Heritage
    18´, Hungary, 1998
  • Budapest Retró 1 / Budapest retro I.
    75´, Hungary, 1998
  • Esterházy-vacsora/ Supper with Péter Esterházy
    40´, Hungary, 1999
  • Sihedernyi koromban/ In My Adolescence
    Hungary, 2000
  • Göncz
    56´, Hungary, 2001
  • A flaszter népe - Szülőfalum, Budapest/ My native Village: Budapest - Street people, Party People, Mall People
    47´, Hungary, 2002
  • Partik népe
    51´, Hungary, 2002
  • A birodalom iskolája/ The School of the Empire
    Hungary, 2003
  • Budapest Retró II./ Budapest retro II.
    Hungary, 2003
  • Hamvazószerda
    64´, Hungary, 2004
  • Life of an Agent/ Az ügynök élete
    82´, Hungary, 2004
  • A menekülő egyetem/ The University of Escape
    52´, Hungary, 2005
  • Balaton Retró / Balaton retro
    82´, Hungary, 2007
  • Kelet-nyugati átjáró
    52´, Hungary, 2009
  • Kémek a porfészekben/ Hick-Town Spy
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