Rita Domonyi

university teacher
dramaturgist, writer

After graduating as a teacher, she studied theater theory at the University of Theatre and Film in Budapest. In 2013 she received her MA in Design and Art Management at the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest.

She started her carrier in animation at Varga Studio in 1999, where she worked as a dramaturge and later became the creative development manager of the company.

Besides working on various series developed and co-produced by the studio as a script editor, she also managed the development of film projects from initial concept to final script, both in terms of content and visual appearance, and co-ordinated the work of foreign and Hungarian scriptwriters, script editors, designers and directors.

From 2005 she has been working as a freelancer dramaturgist on animation shorts and series and also on live action projects.

From 2006 she has been a teacher at the Animation Department of Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest where she gives dramaturgy lectures.

She received her MA in art- and design managment in 2013 at MOME.

Her first book was published at the Atheneum Publishing House, her second book in 2013 at Csimota Childrenbook Publishing House.

Areas of Teaching

MA: Animation project development, Preparation of animation productions, Diploma work supervision and consulting

Selected works

Selected works
Graduation films (dramturge, consultant)
Vácz Péter: Bunny and Deer (2012)
Gelley Bálint: Home (2012)
Hermán Árpád: Iam sorry (2011)
Bera Nándor: Trees (2012)
Szederkényi Bella: Orsolya (2009)
Molnár Tünde: I’m Simon (2009)
Farkas Júlia: The Muscular Princesses (2009)
Lanczinger Mátyás: All That Cats (2009)
Glaser Katalin: FIN (2008)
Mendrei Miklós: Alone (2008)
Gál Fruzsina: On Water (2007)

Animation shorts and series
Magyarósi Éva: Gem Clip and Nail Polish (2012)
Glaser Kati: I had Three Grandmams (2012)
Filó Vera: The Crying Family (2010)
Magyarósi Éva: Lena (2009)
Nursery Songs (2006)
Nursery Rhymes (2005)

Live action
Fla5h (2011)
Szabó Simon: Paper planes (2010)

Books
Süteménység (Athenaeum, 2008)
Tündérbodár (Csimota, 2013)