National Film Institute Hungary

Róna utca 174
1145 Budapest

Phone: +36 1- 461 1351
Mail: uh.palamlif@adjav.itak

EFP Representative

Katalin Vajda

National Film Institute Hungary

„There is among us a far closer relationship than the purely professional one of an organization because we are bound not only by a single interest but by a common goal. To promote European films. Hungarian National Film Fund is proud to be a member of this organization that fosters European film culture through promoting European films and talent around the world.”
Katalin Vajda

Facts & Figures (2017)
Population 9.8 million
Number of Hungarian releases 41
Admissions 15.1 million
National Market Share 9.5%
Screens total 360 + 78 itinierant cinema screens
Major national film funds Hungarian National Film Fund
Major distributors InterCom Zrt., Fórum Hungary Kft., UIP Dunafilm Kft., Vertical Entertainment Kft. (Freeman Entertainment), Big Bang Media Kft., Vertigo Média Kft., ADS SERVICE Kft., Mozinet Kft., Cirko Film Kft., Pannónia Szórakoztató Kft.
Publications Hungarian Film Magazin, Hungarian Film Contact Guide

The National Film Institute Hungary provides financial and professional support for the following types of applications for full-length feature films, documentaries and animations:

  • Script development
  • Project development
  • Production
  • Support for special projects
  • Marketing and distribution

The International Department of the Hungarian National Film Fund represents Hungarian films abroad and handles their festival and sales activity as well as their participation in non-commercial events.

The Department fosters international coproductions and film productions using its widespread worldwide network, and takes part in the creation of international contracts. With its continuous networking and information service, it supports the players of the Hungarian film industry.

The International Department represents Hungary in international professional organisations like Eurimages or European Film Promotion.

Hungary has been a member of EFP since 2002.

Selected films

Preparations To Be Together for an Unknown Period of Time
Directed by Lili Horváth
Post Mortem
Directed by Péter Bergendy
Directed by Cecilia Felméri

°efp is supported by

European Film Promotion e.V.
Friedensallee 14-16
22765 Hamburg / Germany

fon +49 40- 398 403-0
fax +49 40- 390 6249


°efp President
Markéta Santrochová
Czech Film Center

°efp Managing Director 
Sonja Heinen

Panatom Corporate Communication

Andrea Dittler