http://www.esztanmonika.com/

AWARDS

- Best Production Designer of the Year 2004(TV and Cinema Critics' Award)
- Best Visual Design for Production Designer, D.O.P. and Director
(35th Hungarian Filmweek )

FOREIGN LANGUAGES

- ENGLISH - fluent
- FRENCH - fluent
- ROMANIAN - fluent
- ITALIAN - working level
- SPANISH - working level
- GERMAN - basic level
- HUNGARIAN - native level

EDUCATION

- Currently Doctor of Liberal Arts student at the University of Theater and Film Arts
- Accademia Brera di Belle Arti, Milan,
1999 nov.- 2000 march
- Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts, (set & costume designer department),
1995 - 2000
- Art College , Cluj-Napoca, Romania(architecture department)
1993 - 1995
- Vivienne Westwood, Milan (assistant of the Italian production coordinator)
2000 february.- march

UNIVERSITY TEACHING

University of Theater and Film Arts
/ Production design MA programme (from 2010)
Teory of production design course

SAPIENTIA-Hungarian University of Transylvania
/ Faculty of Sciences and Arts(from 2009)
/ Cinematography, Photography, Media department
Art Direction, Costume Design and Make-Up course

 

FEATURE FILMS
(production designer)

director

productioncompany

2016

The Chessplayer (El Jugador de Ajedrez)

Luis Oliveros (ES)

FILMTEAM

2015

Neandertaler (TV series)

Peter Gersina (DE)

FILMTEAM

2014

Toldi (concept)

Pálfi György

KATAPULTFILM

2013

Kick it / Cool Kids don't cry

Katarina Launig (NO)

PROTON CINEMA

2012

Karsten and Petra

Arne LindtnerNaes (NO)

PROTON CINEMA

2011

VargVeum-In the Dark

Alexander Eik (NO)

PROTON CINEMA

2010

El Angel de Budapest

Luis Oliveros (ES)

FILMTEAM

2008

Bibliotheque Pascale

Szabolcs Hajdu

KATAPULTFILM

2007

Adventurers

Béla Paczolay

UNIÓFILM

2006

Sun Street Boys

György Szomjas

TIVOLIFILM

2005

White Palms

Szabolcs Hajdu

KATAPULTFILM

2005

Upper Storey

János Vecsernyés

FILMPOSITIVE

2003

Tamara

Szabolcs Hajdu

OBJEKTÍV FILMSTÚDIÓ

2002

Happy Birthday!

Csaba Fazekas

LAURINFILM

2002

Midsummer's Last Night

Zsolt Meskó

OBJEKTÍV FILMSTÚDIÓ

2001

Fool's Song

Csaba Bereczki

ROGÉRIUSZFILM

2000

Sticky Matters

Szabolcs Hajdu

HUNNIA FILMSTÚDIÓ

1999

Our Love

József Pacskovszky

HUNNIA FILMSTÚDIÓ

 

TV FILMS

 

 

2004

Book of Virtues: Persistence

Bence Miklauzic

KINOFILM

2004

Book of Virtues: Exactitude

János Vecsernyés

KINOFILM

2004

Before Sunrise

Gergely Horvath Z.

AMIDNOFILMS

 

SHORTFILMS

 

 

2003

Colourful Imagination (Renoir)

Diana Groó

CINEMA-FILM

2002

Boys from the Block

Zsolt Meskó

FELHŐC PRODUCTIONS

1998

Tinymarapagoda

Szabolcs Hajdu

HUNNIA FILMSTÚDIÓ

 

FEATURE FILMS, TV FILMS
(art director)

director

production designer

production company

2015

The Martian (US)

Ridley Scott (UK)

Arthur Max

TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX

2015

Guilt (US)

Gary Fleder (US)

Laszló Rajk

LIONSGATE

2014

Beck’s Last Summer

Frieder Wittich (DE)

Eva Maria Stiebler

ORIGO FILMGROUP

2013

Beatles (NO)

Peter Flinth (DK)

Astrid Marie Saethre

STORMROSEMBERG

2011

Monte Carlo
american. comedy

Thomas Besucha

Hugo Luczyc- Whyhowski

MID-ATLANTIC

2009

Going Postal
English TVfilm

Jon Jones

Ricky Eyres

MID-ATLANTIC

2007

Secret of Moonacre
English fantasy film

Csupó Gábor

Sophie Becher

EUROFILM (USA- En.-Hun. coprod.)

2006

Treasure Island
French Feature Film

Alain Berbérian

J.-Jacques Gernolle

ASP (French- Thailand -English-Hungarian coproduction)

2005

Bartali
ItalianTV Film

Alberto Negrin

Antonio Zera

FOCUSFILM (Italian-Hungarian- Romanian coproduction)

2005

Upper Storey
Feature Film

János Vecsernyés

Rajmund Kuszkó

SZUPERMODERN KFT (USA- En.-Hun. coprod.)

2002

Napoleon
French Tv Film

Yves Simoneaux

Richard Cunin

ASP (French- Canadian- American -Hungarian coproduction)

2001

Perlasca
Italian TV Film

Alberto Negrin

László Gárdonyi

FOCUSFILM (Italian-Hungarian coproduction )

 

LOCATION SCOUT

 

 

 

2006

Farewell
French Feature Film

Christian Carion

 

ASP

2005

Connected
French Feature Film

Pieter Van Hees

 

LAURINFILM (Belgian-Hungarian coproduction )

2004

Badenheim
Israeli Feature Film

Menahem Golan

 

FOCUSFILM (Isreli- Hungarian coproduction )

2002

Beautiful Sunset
French Feature Film

Fiorella Infascelli

 

FOCUSFILM (Italian-Hungarian coproduction )

2001

Council of Egypt
Italian Feature Film

Emidio Greco

 

FOCUSFILM (Italian-Hungarian coproduction )

2001

Papá (Life of Mengele) Italian Feature Film

Egidio Eronico

 

FOCUSFILM (Italian-Brasilian - Hungarian coproduction )

 

COMMERCIALS
(production designer)

director

production company

2015

SHERWIN

Justin Reardon (US)

FILMTEAM

2015

TABAC

Ralf Liess (De)

FILMTEAM

2015

SKYN

Prad Sen (At)

FILMTEAM

2014

PRINGLES

Jonathan Hyde(US)

FILMTEAM

2012

IKEA

David Lodge (UK)

ANGEL FILMS

2011

Ferrero Rocher

Sandra Goldbacher (UK)

PIONEER PRODUCTIONS

2011

Anthon Berg Chocolate

Joachim Bach (DK)

OMLETTFILM

2011

Once

Marcelo Burgos (ES)

FILMTEAM

2011

Libero

Henrick Hallgren (SWE)

MOVIE-BAR

2010

Shield / Rexona

Jimmy Diebold (USA)

ARGUSFILMS

2010

Dove

Jimmy Diebold (USA)

FUTUREFILMS

2010

Douwe Egberts Omnia

Jörgen Lööf (SWE)

MOVIE-BAR

2009

Vodafone

Újj Mészáros Károly (HU)

MOVIE-BAR

2009

Vodafone

Nyitray Marcell (HU)

MOVIE-BAR

2008

Vodafone

Vranik Roland (HU)

MOVIE-BAR

2008

McDonald's

Roman Valent (AU)

MOVIE-BAR

2008

Erste Bank

Paczolay Béla (HU)

STABFILM

2007

Túró Rudi

Császár Tamás (HU)

MOVIE-BAR

2007

Secret (Russian Market)

Paczolay Béla (HU)

STABFILM

2007

UPC

Paczolay Béla (HU)

STABFILM

2006

Swedbank

Henrik Hallgren (SWE)

MOVIE-BAR

2006

McDonald's

Cristian Petri (SWE)

MOVIE-BAR

2006

Darling

Graham Rose (UK)

MOVIE-BAR

2006

Saga

Vermes Iván (HU)

ASP

2005

Danone, Danonino

Fazekas Csaba (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2005

Ariel

Fazekas Csaba (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2005

Renault

Bistray Sándor (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2005

Ideea

(PL)

STRAWBERRY FILMS

2004

Axelero

Fazakas Péter (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2004

Samsung

Fazakas Péter (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2004

Chevrolet

Viktor Dietrich (AU)

FILMPARTNERS

2004

Floriol

Fazekas Csaba (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2004

T-Mobile

Rohonyi Gábor (HU)

FILMPARTNERS

2004

Regina (videoklip)

Fazekas Csaba (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2004

Coca-Cola

Berry Meyer (UK)

FILMPOSITIVE

2004

Unicum

Fazekas Csaba (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2004

Pannon- Gsm

Fazakas Péter, Fazekas Csaba (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2004

Vénusz

Fazakas Péter (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2003

Pannon- Casanova

Fazakas Péter, Fazekas Csaba (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2003

Douwe Egberts Omnia

Bistray Sándor (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

2003

Pannon- Columbus

Fazakas Péter, Fazekas Csaba (HU)

FILMPOSITIVE

 

COMMERCIALS
(art director)

 

 

2006

Café Noir

(DK)
látványtervező: Peter Grant

OMLETTFILM

2005

That's Amore: Findus

(IT )
látványtervező: Luca Merlini

LAOKOONFILM

2005

Air systems

(SOUTH KOR)

FILMPOSITIVE

 

THEATER PIECES

director

design

theater

2008

The Rite -
Ingmar Bergman

Andor Lukáts

set& costume

RADNÓTI THEATER

2003

Othello -
W. Shakespeare

Péter Hollós

set& costume

MERLIN THEATER, STUDIO, BUDAPEST

2002

Mild Creature - Dosztojevszkij

Péter Hollós

set& costume

MERLIN THEATER, STUDIO, BUDAPEST

2001

Autumn Sonata -
Ingmar Bergman

Tamás Réczei

costume

SZIGLIGETI THEATER, SZOLNOK

2000

Witchy Nights - Fráter Zoltán

Mónika Balatoni

set& costume

MADÁCH THEATER,
TOLNAY SALON, BUDAPEST

1999

Švejk -
Jaroslav Hašek

Árpád Árkosi

costume

CSÍKI GERGELY THEATER, TIMISOARA, ROMANIA

1998

Midsummer Night's Dream - W. Shakespeare

Árpád Árkosi

set

NORTH THEATER, SATU MARE, ROMANIA