Levente Kölcsey


Born in Pécs, Hungary in 1988. He studied film directing at the University of Theatre and Film in Budapest. His graduation film screened at the Sarajevo Film Festival. His latest short film, Break (2020), screened in the Pardi di Domani program at the Locarno Film Festival. He is currently developing his feature film project, Rubikon, at Torino Film Lab.


Films by this director


(Szünet, Hungary, 2021)

Directed by: Levente Kölcsey
PHOTOGRAPHY: András Táborosi

Zoli’s parents want him to leave secondary school and find a job to support his family. For headmaster István, the case is a routine administrative task to be completed with one signature during recess. But for 16-year-old Zoli, it is a decision in which he has no say, and which will determine the rest of his life. The film premiered at the Locarno Film Festival. Subtitles: EN, HR

color, 12'
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