Károly Makk

1925 - 2017

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Károly Makk (December 22, 1925 – August 30, 2017) was a Hungarian film director and screenwriter. Five of his films were nominated for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival; however, he won lesser awards at Cannes and elsewhere. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Károly Makk has received more than 31,904 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Károly Makk is the 954th most popular film director (down from 846th in 2019), the 446th most popular biography from Hungary (down from 383rd in 2019) and the 15th most popular Hungarian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Károly Makk ranks 954 out of 1,580. Before her are Anne Fontaine, Wayne Wang, William Cameron Menzies, Ringo Lam, Régis Wargnier, and Nick Park. After her are Danis Tanović, Wesley Ruggles, Frank Beyer, Robert Guédiguian, Tay Garnett, and Pierre Tchernia.

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Among people born in 1925, Károly Makk ranks 320Before her are Luis Alberto Monge, Francesco Colasuonno, Pasieguito, Pyotr Todorovsky, Anne-Marie Colchen, and Leon Schlumpf. After her are Alfred Kelbassa, Álvaro Magaña, Paul Kurtz, M. S. Swaminathan, Bernardo Ruiz, and Vladimir Shainsky. Among people deceased in 2017, Károly Makk ranks 331Before her are Geoff Nicholls, Santiago Vernazza, Ueli Steck, Zoltan Sarosy, Anne-Marie Colchen, and Armando Calderón Sol. After her are Abdur Rahman Biswas, Paul G. Comba, Michele Scarponi, Karl Stotz, Armand Gatti, and Katy Bødtger.

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Among people born in Hungary, Károly Makk ranks 446 out of 696. Before her are Sándor Tarics (1913), Károly Kisfaludy (1788), Zoltan Sarosy (1906), Erzsébet Schaár (1905), Zsuzsa Körmöczy (1924), and Ferenc Csik (1913). After her are Olga Gyarmati (1924), Milán Füst (1888), Rudolf Kárpáti (1920), György Faludy (1910), George Friedman (1949), and László Polgár (1946).


Among film directors born in Hungary, Károly Makk ranks 15Before her are László Benedek (1905), Charles Vidor (1900), Zoltán Fábri (1917), Ildikó Enyedi (1955), Emeric Pressburger (1902), and George Pal (1908). After her are Andre DeToth (1913), Ferenc Kósa (1937), Ágnes Hranitzky (1945), László Nemes (1977), Kornél Mundruczó (1975), and György Pálfi (1974).