Béla Weisz


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Biography



Béla Weisz was born in Szekszárd, 1965. He is an animator and cartoonist. Since 1983, he has been working for the Kecskemét studio of Pannonia Film Studio. He started as a frame animator, continuing with writing storyboards and directing films. From 1991, he works as an animator for the French Folimage Studio for series and feature films, also directing his own films. From 1997, he works as a freelancer. Mostly, he creates short and entertaining films.

Filmography

Door Nr. 1 (The Dictator) (1987) Door
Festivals:
- Kecskemét Animation Film Festival 1988 / Hungary (Audience Award)
Easter Greetings (1988)
Festivals:
- Big Cartoon Festival 2008 / Russia (Retrospective program)
- WRO Art Center / Media Kindergarten 2009 / Poland (Other program)
- Cortisonici International Shortfilm Festival 2011 / Italy (Panorama program)
- Banjaluka 2011 / Bosnia and Herzegovina (Panorama program)
- Alter-Native 2011 / Romania (Panorama program)
- Hungarian Cultural Centre in New York - Hungarian program 2011 / USA (Other program)
- Hungarian Institute Paris - Hungarian Program 2012 / France (Other program)
- Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film 2012 / Germany (Panorama program)
- Hiroshima 2014 / Japan (Panorama program)
- Hungarian Film Festival of Los Angeles 2014 / USA (Panorama program)
- Fest Anča 2017 / Slovakia (Panorama program)
Sprinkling (1989)
Festivals:
- Kecskemét Animation Film Festival 1993 / Hungary (Grand Prix)
- Ráday SOHO FilmÉSfesztivál 2002 / Hungary (Panorama program)
- International Festival of Film and Video for Children and Young Adults, 2005 / Iran (Panorama program)
- Big Cartoon Festival 2008 / Russia (Retrospective program)
- WRO Art Center / Media Kindergarten 2009 / Poland (Other program)
- WRO Art Center 2010 / Poland (Other program)
- Cortisonici International Shortfilm Festival 2011 / Italy (Panorama program)
- Banjaluka 2011 / Bosnia and Herzegovina (Panorama program)
- Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film 2012 / Germany (Panorama program)
Our World in Motion (1990)
The Clown (1993) Leo and Fred 2
Birthday (1993) Leo and Fred 2
The Mistaken Magic Wand (1993) Leo and Fred 2
Jelousy (1993) Leo and Fred 2
Photography (1993) Leo and Fred 2
Leonard the First (1993) Leo and Fred 2
Crime (1993) Leo and Fred 2
Dream (1993) Leo and Fred 2
Removal (1993) Leo and Fred 2
Heat (1993) Leo and Fred 2
Epidemie (1993) Leo and Fred 2
Flea-Bite (1993) Leo and Fred 2
The Shy Acrobat (1993) Leo and Fred 2
Festivals:
- Kecskemét Animation Film Festival 1996 / Hungary (Prize for the best children's film)
Episode 1 (2018) Proverbs
Festivals:
- MONSTRA Lisbon Animation Film Festival 2020 / Portugal (Competetion program)
Episode 2 (2018) Proverbs
Festivals:
- Kecskemét Animation Film Festival 2019 / Hungary (Competetion program)
Episode 3 (2018) Proverbs
Festivals:
- Kecskemét Animation Film Festival 2019 / Hungary (Information program)
- Alter-Native 2020 / Romania (Competetion program)