Noémi Veronika SzakonyiNoémi Veronika Szakonyi

Noemi Veronika Szakonyi is a freelance film director and producer. She graduated from the documentary directing MA course at the University of Theatre and Film Arts Budapest. Since then, she has focused on documentaries and short films produced by her company Match Frame Productions. Her films have been supported by HBO Europe, Creative Europe Media, and the Hungarian Film Institute. As a director, she is working on her first feature documentary, AFTERGLOW, which received the EDP Development Award and the HBO Co-Production Award.

Noemi is a 2015 and 2019 Sundance Documentary Film Program Grantee with projects AFTERGLOW and HER MOTHERS, which is her first feature documentary as a producer and will premiere at Hot Docs 2020. She is currently based in New York City and is working on her films during a leave of absence from the Graduate Film Program at NYU Tisch School of the Arts. She is an active member of NYWIFT.

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TFI Network | 2020