Dénes Nagy graduated from the University of Theatre and Film Arts of Budapest in 2009. As a guest student he spent a year at the Berlin Film Academy. His short fiction Soft Rain premiered at the 45th Directors’ Fortnight in 2013. His documentary Another Hungary had its premiere at the 43rd IFF Rotterdam, while his latest documentary Harm at the Documentary Competition of the 21st Sarajevo Film Festival. His debut feature Natural Light premiered in the Competition of the 71st Berlin Film Festival in
2021 and was awarded the Silver Bear for Best Director.