György Pálfi was born 11 April 1974 in Budapest.
Pálfi's films have received numerous awards and nominations. At the 2002 European Film Awards, he won the European Discovery/Fassbinder Award for his début film Hukkl
e. At Les Arcs European Film Festival in 2014, Pálfi won the first annual ARTE International Prize for the best project in development, The Voice, about a son searching for his father, a scientist who went missing 30 years ago.
Two of Pálfi's films have been Hungary's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film: Hukkle
His film Taxidermia was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival.
He is a TorinoFilmLab Script&Pitch participant with his project The Voice.
György Pálfi, as a longtime friend and participant of the CIFRA Hungarian film festival (Szabadesés, 2014), will present this year in Moscow his new film, His Master's Voice (
Az Úr Hangja, 2019), an openning film of the Festival.