Nóra Lakos

Festival Director
Nora Lakos is a Hungarian film director. Her main goal is revive the children's film in Hungary. For that she directs film for children and youth, founded the Children's Film Academy where children aged 8-18 learn filmmaking and organises the first International Children's Film Festival in Hungary.

Katalin Banai

Festival Coordinator
Katalin Banai is the program coordinator of Palantir Film Foundation. She earned her Cultural Manager degree from the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest. She works with several documentary film festivals, including Taiwan DOX and Budapest International Documentary Festival.

Lili Hitka

Program Coordinator
Lili Hitka is a curator. She earned her BA diploma at the Hungarian University of Fine Arts. Currently she works as a freelance curator for exhibitions, workshops and festivals.

György Somogyi

Film Programmer
György Somogyi is a Hungarian screenwriter also member of the Children's Film Academy. György created tv film, award winning shorts and also a very popular comic book called: Kittenberger.

Marcell Füredi

Film Programmer
Marcell Füredi is a Hungarian cinematographer and a tutor at The Children’s Film Academy.

Károly Ascher

Film Programmer
Károly Ascher has a degree in film and animation. He is a teacher at the Children's Film Academy and works in filmmaking and casting.
Horváth Bálint

Bálint Horváth

Communication Manager
Bálint Horváth is a Hungarian film journalist and a freelance cultural writer.

Diána Berényi

Diána Berényi is a PR and communications expert, she has been working for more than 15 years in the field of media regulation. In connection with her field of expertise - film support, protection of minors and media literacy – she mainly organised comunications campaigns and film festivals. Diána is also a communications consultant and production manager of several animation film companies.

Bea Szekeres

Strategic Communication Specialist
Bea Szekeres is and economist and strategic communication specialist. Has professional experience in the field of advertisement/media. (20 years of media agency experience, 9 years in publishing.) Holds an MBA from digital marketing, certified Google Ads Display and Search specialist.
Works in the communication teams of several cultural festivals, schools and NGOs.