Szász Attila | director

Graduated at the Academy of Drama and Film in Budapest. Started out as a film critic, edited movie trailers, founded his own distribution company and became editor-in-chief of VOX, Hungary’s biggest movie magazine. Since 2002 he has directed over 80 commercials for clients like Telenor, Danone, SABMiller and Vodafone at agencies like Leo Burnett, Ogilvy, McCann Erickson and Euro RSCG. He shot commercials with international crews all over the world from Beirut, Lebanon to Cape Town, South Africa. His extensive experience working with CGI effects, animals and children makes him a versatile commercial director with the special skills of delivering unique visuals, strong emotions and most of all, clear storytelling. His first short film as a writer-director, the 30-minute NOW YOU SEE ME, NOW YOU DON‘T, was invited to screen at over 100 film festivals in 34 countries winning 18 awards. His feature film debut ZOE is to be shot in 2011.