Mátyás Erdély was born on September 17, 1976 in Budapest, Hungary. He is a cinematographer and actor, known for Son of Saul (2015), Tender Son: The Frankenstein Project (2010) and The Nest (2020). See full bio »

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Son of Saul Cinematographer
(2015)
The Nest Cinematographer
(2020)
Sunset Cinematographer
(2018)

Filmography

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 2020/I The Nest (director of photography)
 2018 Sunset
 2016/II Dialogue (Short)
 2015 Free Flow (Short)
 2015 Son of Saul
 2015 James White
 2014 Kenau
 2013 Southcliffe (TV Mini Series) (4 episodes)
- All Souls (2013)
- Sorrow's Child (2013)
- Light Falls (2013)
- The Hollow Shore (2013)
 2013 Foals: Bad Habit (Music Video)
 2013 Foals: Late Night (Music Video) (as Matyas Erdely)
 2012 Flytopia (Short)
 2011 Part (Short)
 2011 Miss Bala (as Matyas Erdely)
 2011 aurA (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Magnet (2011)
- The Lipstick (2011)
- The Triangle (2011)
 2011 Esclin Syndo: Sleeping Traveller (Music Video) (cinematography)
 2009 Londoni Au Pair (Short)
 2009 Five Miles Out (Short)
 2009 Mama (Short)
 2009 The History of Aviation (Short)
 2008 The Counterpart (Short)
 2008 First Love (Short)
 2008 Dionaea (Video short) (director of photography)
 2008 Delta
 2007 Feketeország (Video)
 2007 Egy nö igaz története (TV Movie)
 2007 With a Little Patience (Short)
 2007 Goyta (Short)
 2007 Vartan LLP (Short)
 2006 Recycled/Pro-Reo-Neo (Short) (segment "Neo")
 2006/I The Run (Short)
 2006 Chicxulub (Short)
 2005 A Mester és Margarita (TV Movie)
 2005 Lux úr szabadalma (Short)
 2005/II Nocturne (Short)
 2005 Transaction (Short)
 2005/III Home (Short)
 2005 Before Dawn (Short)
 2005 Johanna
 2004 Birth of Industry (Short)
 2004 Határontúl (Short)
 2004 T?ick (Short)
 2003 Inheritance: A Fisherman's Story (Documentary)
 2003 A Bus Came... (segment "No Comment")
 2001 Chico
 2000 Köd (Short)
 2000 Valaki kopog (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Ördöglakat (2000)
- Kicsimarapagoda (2000)
 2000 Fehér alsó (Short)
 2000 Jonuc and the Beggar Mob (Documentary)
 1999 Szeptember (Short)
 1998 Kicsimarapagoda (Short)
 1997/I Necropolis (Short)
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Matyas Erdely
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[on Son of Saul (2015)] Long takes require a huge amount of concentration from the whole cast and crew. Shooting on film actually helps to create concentration. Lighting needs to be variable during the shot according to the needs of the scene and the operating of camera and the coordination of background were usually very complex and complicated. We did many elaborate rehearsals to figure out the... See more »

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Member of the 'Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' (AMPAS) since 2016. See more »

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