Bio

KINGA KULCSAR
North Hollywood, CA 91602
650-479-5261
[email protected]

Self-driven filmmaker with a strong background in editing, animation and VFX . Educated in Film and Fine Arts on the Master level, in painting, digital art, and filmmaking. Strong artistic skill to combine different aspects of filmmaking with fine art to create a unique style.
Professional Achievements
SHORT FILMS, Directing
‘One Word’ -Winner of the David Lynch Short Film Competition, 2013
‘To Make it To The Strip of Sunshine, chosen by “New York Women in Film and Television” to be screened at their 2015 Award Ceremony.
‘Thunderbird’, invited to the 14th Sarajevo International Film Festival
“Best Young Artist” Award, Hungarian Young Artists Foundation 2001
EDITING
3rd floor, Room 14. –Winner at the 39th Hungarian Independent Film Festival 2008

AWARDED SCHOLARSHIPS
2013 Receiver of full scholarship to the David Lynch MA in film.
2007Ludwig Scholarship for Fine Arts, study visit, USA: Washington D. C. Cleveland (C.I.A)

Technical Proficiencies:
Adobe Premiere
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
AVID (basic)
Final Cut (basic)

Work History
2011-2014 Freelancer, focusing on video editing and animation.
2009-2010 Directing and editing the video documentary of contemporary ballet performances by the Budapest Contemporary Dance School
2007-2009 Lecturer at the Novus Art Academy Teaching editing and special effects for special-need young adults
2008 A–TV (Hungarian TV station) AVID News Editor
2007-2009 Volunteer at The Hungarian Orphanage, Program Director of “Children Eye” film education program.

EDUCATION
David Lynch MA in Film, MUM, Fairfield, Iowa 2014
San Francisco State University, Film History Class (1 semester) 2012
New York Film Academy, Director Craft, 8-week filmmaking program, New York, NY 2010
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree, Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts, Budapest, Hungary 2003