Katalin Fonyó

Katalin Fonyó

Producer and screenwriter in Encino, California

About Katalin

Name: Katalin Fonyó

Lives in: Encino, California

Occupation: Producer and Screenwriter

Credits

  • Overdose: Vágta egy álomért

    Overdose: Vágta egy álomért (2013)
    Film (Documentary) Producer "Hungary's spirits are back up - on a horse", declare the newspaper headlines. "The horse who gave a nation back its pride." When the thoroughbred is pounding down the manicured furlongs of an international racecourse - its jockey clad in the red, white and green of the Hungarian flag - the country can forget about the resignation of its Prime Minister, the rapid devaluation of its currency, and the IMF bailout. In these times of economic anemia, the four-year-old Overdose has become the Hungarian Seabiscuit. "The Hungarian people are starving for some kind of success, for something to look up to", says Zoltan Mikoczy, the horse's owner. "Some of us think we are going to change the world with this horse." Bought for a pittance back in 2006, Overdose - nicknamed the Budapest Bullet - was a revelation, going on to win five derbies and eight championships with his training team based in Dunakezsi. But when Mikoczy becomes embroiled in scandal over smuggling lawsuits and bankruptcy claims... Written by Al

  • Szerelempatak

    Szerelempatak (2013)
    Film (Documentary and Romance) Production manager A sleepy village in Hungarian speaking Transylvania, the occupants well past eighty years old. The last place you would expect for scandal. Except here the last men left are desperately wooing the 25 widows, the process of which leads to many stories told both shocking and sweet... Written by Anonymous

  • The Missionary

    The Missionary (2013)
    TV Movie (Drama) Production manager Centers on Roy, a young American missionary who gets caught up in Cold War intrigue while helping a young woman escape East Berlin.

  • Terápia

    Terápia (2012)
    Television (Drama) Producer A successful psychologist battling with problems in his personal life.

  • Fehér kard

    Fehér kard (2012)
    TV Movie (Documentary) Producer Add a Plot »

  • Társas játék

    Társas játék (2011 - 2012)
    Television (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Producer Add a Plot »

  • The One That Got Away: aka Egyételes Kaland

    The One That Got Away: aka Egyételes Kaland (2011)
    Film (Documentary) Producer In 1944, teenagers Thomas and Edith were interned by the Nazis in Budapest. Alone and afraid, they fell in love. One day Thomas snatched a chance at escape. He spent a year running and never knew what became of Edith. A lifetime later Thomas retraces his wartime journey. On the other side of the globe, from her home in Melbourne, Edith recalls her own path to survival. The two begin corresponding. The documentary weaves the divergent stories of their past with their crystallizing friendship in the present. But after 60 years apart, will they change one another's lives again? Written by The One That Got Away Review / Simon Foster SBS

  • Varázslatos gladiátorok

    Varázslatos gladiátorok (2011)
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  • Romazsaruk

    Romazsaruk (2010)
    TV Movie (Documentary) Producer This documentary tackles the sensitive subject of Gipsy crime and the prejudice against the Roma minority, and their limited presence in the Hungarian police force. We present three people all of Roma origins: Sándor, the young cop working in the crimeridden 8th district of Budapest; Misi, a former police officer forced into early retirement; and Bea, a young aspiring girl from the countryside who appeals to the Police Academy. Written by Anonymous

  • Láthatatlan húrok - A tehetséges Pusker növérek

    Láthatatlan húrok - A tehetséges Pusker növérek (2010)
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  • Going Postal

    Going Postal (2010)
    Television (Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery and Romance) Production manager Based on Terry Pratchett's 33rd Discworld novel involves a skillful con artist Moist Von Lipwig who finds the tables turned and it's he himself who conned into becoming the Ankh-Morpork Postmaster General. A position that has not been filled in years. Written by Richard Johnson

  • Ivory

    Ivory (2010)
    Film (Drama and Music) Production manager Ivory centers on a young man's struggle between success versus fulfillment, and chronicles the exploration of an artist: the passion, dedication, and the immovable faith in one's talents. Andreas must train with a Russian piano teacher to win a piano competition. Written by Anonymous

  • Blood and Chocolate

    Blood and Chocolate (2007)
    Film (Drama, Fantasy, Horror and Romance) Production manager In Bucharest, Romania, the orphan Vivian was raised by her aunt after losing her parents ten years ago in the Rocky Mountains, Colorado. Her family belongs to a bloodline of werewolves and Vivian is promised to the leader of the pack, Gabriel. When the American cartoonist Aiden, who is researching werewolves for his publisher for the next edition of his magazine, meets Vivian, they immediately fall in love for each other. However, the evil son of Gabriel and Vivian's cousin Rafe poisons Gabriel about the love of Vivian, forcing her to choose between her bounds with her family and her passion for Aiden. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • The Company

    The Company (2007)
    Television (Drama, History, Romance and Thriller) Production manager Spy vs. spy. Three Yale grads, class of 1954, join their respective countries' secret service. We follow them for 40 years - through the outing of a British spy, the Hungarian revolution, the Bay of Pigs, the scent of moles, and the collapse of the USSR. Fictional characters - Yalies Jack McCauliffe, Leo Kritzky, and Yevgeny Tsipin and Jack's boss Harvey Torriti - rub shoulders with real figures like Kim Philby and James Angleton to tell stories of romance, intrigue, double-crosses, false leads, suicide, execution, and exile - in the name of ideology, patriotism, paranoia, perfidy, and one-upsmanship. Can the CIA claim any credit in the West's Cold War triumph? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

  • Copying Beethoven

    Copying Beethoven (2006)
    Film (Drama, Biography and Music) Production Coordinator Vienna, 1824. In the days before the first performance of the Ninth Symphony, Beethoven needs help with copying out the charts, so a promising student of composition, Anna Holtz, 23, is sent to assist him. She not only aids the transcription of the notes, she provides guidance from the orchestra pit as Beethoven conducts the work's debut. During the next two years, the final ones of Beethoven's life, Anna provides assistance to the deaf, temperamental, ailing man. In return, he tutors her in composition and explains to her the ideas and principles of Romanticism. He tries to speak for God. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

  • 8MM 2

    8MM 2 (2005)
    Video (Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Production Coordinator David Huxley, low-born self-made legal counsel at the US embassy in Budapest, may expect his career to be boosted by his impending marriage to Tish, daughter of old money tycoon and ambassador to Hungary Harrington. But when the happy couple spends a night of hot sex at a spa, including a threesome with an exhibitionist model, they are secretly filmed, and the suspect is found murdered in their hotel. To handle the blackmail, they venture into a sex club where porno movies are made. Tish volunteers to 'act' so David can snoop around, but that only gets them into even greater danger, which ultimately proves most deceptive. Written by KGF Vissers

  • The Cave

    The Cave (2005)
    Film (Adventure, Horror and Thriller) Assistant to Producer Decades after a rock church in communist Romania's Carpathians caved when an expedition caused a landslide and buried everyone, Dr. Nicolai's scientific team exploring the associated Templar Knights monster fighting-legend discovers a deep, flooded cave system and hires the brothers Jack and Tyler's brilliant divers team to explore it. Another explosion traps them, after finding a mysterious parasite turning all species carnivore, and later an independently evolved predator species. Jack may be infected and turning, but Tyler sticks with him, so the group splits, hunted by the monsters, which also fly. Written by KGF Vissers

  • Madhouse

    Madhouse (2004)
    Film (Horror and Thriller) Assistant to Producer The psychiatric intern Clark Stevens comes to Cunningham Hall, a mental healthy facility administrated by Dr. Franks, for a training period before his graduation in medical college. He gets close to the resident Sara and to Ben London, a dangerous patient lodged in cell 44 in the basement of the clinic. Clark becomes intrigued with a boy, who seems to be a ghost, and finds that Dr. Franks does not use real medication in the patients. A further investigation shows hidden dark secrets in the clinic. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

  • Wicker Park

    Wicker Park (2004)
    Film (Drama, Mystery, Romance and Thriller) Assistant to Mr. Rosenberg Matthew, a young advertising executive in Chicago, puts his life and a business trip to China on hold when he thinks he sees Lisa, the love of his life who walked out on him without a word two years earlier, walking out of a restaurant one day. With a little help from his friend Luke, Matthew obsessively and relentlessly tracks Lisa down and while doing so, runs into another young woman calling herself Lisa whom, unknown to Matthew, is an actress named Alex and may hold the key to Lisa's disappearance, and discovery. Written by M.P.

  • Underworld

    Underworld (2003)
    Film (Action, Fantasy and Thriller) Assistant to Producer A war has been raging between the Vampires and Lycan for centuries, Selene (Beckinsale) is a death dealer, assigned to hunt down and eradicate the last of the Lycan. When she comes across Michael Corvin (Speedman) who holds the key to end the war she must decide where her allegiances will lie. Written by satyr-14 (fixed ShortBrit's summary)

  • I Spy

    I Spy (2002)
    Film (Action, Adventure, Comedy and Thriller) Production Coordinator When the Switchblade, the most sophisticated prototype stealth fighter created yet, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott, is called to action. What he doesn't expect is to get teamed up with a cocky civilian, World Class Boxing Champion Kelly Robinson, on a dangerous top secret espionage mission. Their assignment: using equal parts skill and humor, catch Arnold Gundars, one of the world's most successful illegal arms dealers, and foil his treacherous plans for the plane. Written by Anonymous

  • Spy Game

    Spy Game (2001)
    Film (Action, Crime and Thriller) Production Coordinator CIA operative Nathan Muir (Redford) is on the brink of retirement when he finds out that his protege Tom Bishop (Pitt) has been arrested in China for espionage. No stranger to the machinations of the CIA's top echelon, Muir hones all his skills and irreverent manner in order to find a way to free Bishop. As he embarks on his mission to free Bishop, Muir recalls how he recruited and trained the young rookie, at that time a sergeant in Vietnam, their turbulent times together as operatives and the woman who threatened their friendship. Written by ck

  • The Mystery of Black Rose Castle

    The Mystery of Black Rose Castle (2001)
    Television (Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family and 1 More) Assistant to Director Add a Plot »

Education

  • American Intercontinental University
    (1995-1998)

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