Judit Czakó

film editor

Judit has been teaching the basics of film editing from a practical and dramaturgic aspect at the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest (MOME) since 2004.
In 2007, 2010 and 2011 she received the Golden Scissors Award for the best editing at the Hungarian Film Week (Magyar Filmszemle).
In 2011 she received the award for Best Animation Film Editing at the Kecskemét Animation Film Festival.

Areas of Teaching

MA: Film editing, Diploma film consulting

Selected works

Editing work / Feature films

Final Cut – Ladies and Gentlemen (2012) D.: György Pálfi (Cannes Classic closing film, Hungarian Critics' Prize 2013
Run To Ground (2010) D.: Zsombor Dyga (42nd Hungarian Film Week: Golden Scissors Award, Main Prize of the Student Jury)
Question In Details (2009) D.: Zsombor Dyga (41st Hungarian Film Week: Best Director, People's Choice, Special Prize of the Student Jury, Golden Scissors Prize)
Fluke (2008) D.: Tamás Keményffy
Iska's Journey (2007) D.: Csaba Bollók (38th Hungarian Film Week: Main Prize, Golden Scissors Prize, Special Prize of the Student Jury, Berlinale Generation: in competition, Brussels Festival of European Film: in competition, Monterrey: Main Prize, Houston: Gold Remi Award, Ivano Zerkalo, Zlín: category award, Almati Shaken: category award)
Kythéra (2007) D.: Péter Mészáros (38th Hungarian Film Week: Golden Scissors Prize, Locarno: in competition)
Bad lam (2005) D.: Zsombor Dyga
Bro’ (2003) D.: Zsombor Dyga (Split: Fipresci Prize)
Golden city (2000) D.: Sándor Cs. Nagy
Killers (1998) D.: Zsombor Dyga

Editing work / Short films

Summertime /Hajónapló Tv/ (2009) D.: Csaba Bollók
Yellyman (2009) D.: Piros Zánkay
Alena’s journey (2008) D.: Károly Ujj Mészáros (39th Hungarian Film Week: Best Short Film)
The secret adventure of sleepy men (2008) D.: Károly Ujj Mészáros
3 (történet a szerelemről) (2008) D.: Károly Ujj Mészáros (38th Hungarian Film Week: Prize of the Student Jury)
Idegen szokás (2008) D.: László Csáki
Defekt (2008) D.: András Réthelyi
Kyrie (2005) D.: Péter Mészáros (37th Hungarian Film Week: Special Prize of the Student Jury)
Magamnak háttal (2005) D.: Tamás Kulcsár
A disznó útja (2004) D.: Péter Mészáros
Who Is The Cat? (2004) D.: Péter Mészáros (Berlinale Panorama: in competition, Bilbao: Silver Mikeldi)
Fluxus (2004) D.: László Csáki
Erdősáv (2003) D.: Péter Mészáros
Holtvágány (2003) D.: Sándor Cs. Nagy and Bence Makkai (Houston: Gold Remi Award)
After Rain (2002) (Cannes: Palme d'Or, Antalya: prize of the best dramatic film, Motovun: award for the best short film)
601-s (2000) D.: Márton Nyitrai
Uno (2000) D.: Zsombor Dyga
Tempo (1999) D.: Zsombor Dyga
2000 méter (1999) D.: Márton Nyitrai
Vértakony (1998) D.: Zsombor Dyga
Lamm (1998) D.: Sándor Cs. Nagy
Tram (1997) D.: Márton Nyitrai (Berlinale: in competition)

Animated shorts

Lady with Long Hair (2012) D.: Barbara Bakos
Otthon (2012) D.: Bálint Gelley
Dipendenza (2012) D.: Panna Horváth-Molnár
Nyuszi és Őz (2012) D.: Péter Vácz (Hungarian Critics' Prize 2013)
My Name Is Boffer Bings (2012) D.: László Csáki
Sajnálom (2011) D.: Árpád Hermán
Változás (2010) D.: Kiss Virág
Egy elmebeteg nő naplója (2010) D.: Katalin Riedl
Izmos királylányok (2009) D.: Juli Farkas
Kőműves Kelemen (2009) D.: Zsolt Richly
Sellő és a halász (2009) D.: Kinga Rufusz
Simon vagyok (2009) D.: Tünde Molnár (Teplice Anifest: Best diploma film, Lille Festival de Cinema Européen: Best Animation, 42nd Hungarian Film Week: Best Animated Film, Kecskemét Animation Film Festival (KAFF): Hungarian Film Critics' Prize)
Orsolya (2009) D.: Bella Szederkényi (Teplice Anifest: special mention, Kecskemét Animation Film Festival (KAFF): best editing)
Freeze! (2009) D.: Balázs Tóth
Tespi mesék (2009) D.: Géza M. Tóth
Ergo (2008) D.: Géza M. Tóth (Bangkok: Main Prize, New York: Main Prize, Ojai: Special Prize, Neufchateau Fcan: Main Prize, Sarajevo: Special Prize)
Alone (2008) D.: Miklós Mendrei
Darazsak, ludak, körtefa (2005) D.: László Csáki (Oberhausen: Special Prize)
Napok, melyeknek értelmet adott a félelem (2004) D.: László Csáki (Marosvásárhely: Main Prize)

Documentaries

Ketten egy fészekben (2010) D.: Szabolcs Pálffy (41st Hungarian Film Week: Kollányi Award, Japan Wildlife Film Festival: Best Newcomer Award)