Kristóf Deák is a Hungarian director, screenwriter and producer born and raised in Budapest. After joining the Hungarian film industry’s ranks in 2005, he has spent 2009-2016 studying and working in London and Geneva. Since 2010 he works internationally as a film and TV director, screenwriter and producer. In 2017, after winning a string of awards internationally, his film SING won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short.