János Szász

For the Hungarian artist, see János Saxon-Szász.
János Szász

János Szász at the 48th International Film Festival Karlovy Vary in July 2013.
Born (1958-03-14) 14 March 1958
Budapest, Hungary
Occupation Film director
Years active 1983-present

János Szász (born 14 March 1958) is a Hungarian film director, screenwriter and theater director. He has directed eleven films since 1983. His film Witman fiúk was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1997 Cannes Film Festival[1] and was entered into the 20th Moscow International Film Festival.[2] His 2007 film Opium: Diary of a Madwoman was entered into the 29th Moscow International Film Festival.[3]

Szász was the Director of the American Repertory Theater Institute and a faculty member from 2001–03. He has directed numerous theatrical productions including six stagings with the American Repertory Theater.[4]


Stage Productions at the American Repertory Theater


  1. "Festival de Cannes: The Witman Boys". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-09-27.
  2. "20th Moscow International Film Festival (1997)". MIFF. Archived from the original on 22 March 2013. Retrieved 2013-03-22.
  3. "29th Moscow International Film Festival (2007)". MIFF. Archived from the original on 21 April 2013. Retrieved 2013-05-31.
  4. "János Szász Biography at American Repertory Theater". www.americanrepertorytheater.org. Retrieved 2011-01-23.

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