Dr. Balázs Varga (Budapest)

Balázs Varga is an Associate Professor of Film Studies at Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary. He writes and lectures on modern and contemporary Hungarian cinema, contemporary European cinema, production studies, popular cinemas and documentaries. He is a founding editor of Metropolis, a scholarly journal on film theory and history based in Budapest. His recent research project has examined the post-communist transition of the Hungarian film industry. His current project focuses on popular East European cinemas. He has published several articles and essays in English, Italian, Polish, Czech and Hungarian books and journals.

Sessions

  • Hungarian Holocaust Film in the 1960s

    Panel: Panel IV: Films | May 27 Thursday 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.