Szabo comes from a family of film makers. His father was also a director of photography, whilst his mother was a director. Gábor Szabó graduated in 1975 from the Hungarian Academy of Theatre and Film Art. He was a student of György Illés, who taught cinematographers such as Academy Award winner Vilmos Zsigmond and László Kovács. As a Director of ... See full bio »

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Known For

Strangled Cinematographer
Galloping Mind Cinematographer
Meteo Cinematographer
Mack the Knife Camera and Electrical Department


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 2020 Strangled (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2020)
- Episode #1.3 (2020)
- Episode #1.2 (2020)
- Episode #1.1 (2020)
 2019 My Mother Is the Best (Short)
 2018 Megõrzés folyamatban (Documentary) (director of photography)
 2016 Strangled
 2015/II Indifference (Short)
 2014 Pillangók
 2012 Pirouette (Short)
 2010 Tirza
 2008 Homokszék (Short)
 2007 Tell Your Children (Short)
 2007 Noah's Ark
 2007 Koreszmék és táborok (Documentary)
 2006 Könyveskép (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2002/I Snapshots
 1998 Shot Through the Heart (TV Movie)
 1997 In memoriam Gyöngyössy Imre (Documentary) (co-cinematographer)
 1997 For My Baby
 1996 Mindennapi rémtörténet (Short)
 1994 Guinevere (TV Movie)
 1992 A nagy postarablás (co-cinematographer)
 1992 Chroniques hongroises (Documentary)
 1990 Meteo
 1989 Vadon
 1986 Vigyázat, mélyföld! (TV Movie)
 1985 A búcsú (Video)
 1985 Add tudtul fiandnak (TV Movie documentary)
 1984 Örökkön-örökké (TV Movie)
 1984 Yerma
 1984 Linda (TV Series) (1 episode)
- A fotómodell (1984)
 1982 Történetek a magyar filmröl (Documentary)
 1982 Völegény
 1980 Az utolsó autóbusz (TV Movie)
 1980 Orvos vagyok (Documentary)
 1979 A sótartó felé (Short) (live action segments)
 1978 Két elhatározás (Documentary)
 1977 Várostérkép (Short)
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