We are Moviebar. A leading full-service film production company in Central Europe.
We are an award-winning full-service film production company based in Budapest and Los Angeles founded in 2004. In addition to producing high-profile commercials, we have gradually started developing our feature film and TV division, we’re now creating our own content as well. We enjoy treating each project individually, and believe in creating quality along with our experienced and passionate team of filmmakers.
ESTHER TURAN is a founding member of Moviebar. As a Hungarian Film Academy graduate, she has a background in directing. She recently directed and produced the first episode of a documentary series called “BP Underground” about youth subcultures. Her experience as a producer includes a wide range of productions from international feature films and TV series to auteur-driven no budget films or major TVCs for well-known brands.
Esther is deeply involved in the creative process of every project and She is also known for having an eye for new talent.
VIKTORIA TREPPER became a producer after receiving her master’s degree in Economics and working on service as well as local productions as a production manager for over a decade. Besides focusing on producing and developing large-scale international TVCs, recently she also worked as the service producer for various TV series and feature fims. As a founding member of Moviebar, her goal is to realise remarkable works of art, while ensuring that the production side runs smoothly.
Dora is an EAVE Producers Workshop graduate, a Sundance and Berlinale alumna with a large international network gained while participating in such highly selective professional trainings as MAIA, Sarajevo City of Film or Sources2. She's a strategist with a background in script development and film history with 9 years of experience in working with international co-productions.
Line Producer, Production Manager,
Post Production Supervisor
Moviebar produced many award winning ads for world-class brands.
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Many film professionals from all over the world are cooperating with Moviebar continuously including prominent, award winning directors and cinematographers.
We made 400 TV commercials, 20 films and tv projects, 7 music videos, and there are 80 articles written about our works so far.
Hungary, which has hosted numerous Hollywood blockbuster shoots and ranks as Europe’s second most popular filming destination after Britain, has raised its production incentive from 25% to 30%. Hollywood movies filming in the country include the sixth installment of the “Terminator” franchise, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, and Will Smith’s thriller “Gemini Man,” directed by Ang Lee. source: Variety
This is a golden age for the horror anthology, and perhaps no single entity has been more responsible for the recent explosion more than the producing team of Ant Timpson and Tim League.
It’s a wrap of Peter Strickland’s UK-Hungary co-production segment of the anthology film “A Field Guide to Evil”.
Interview with Anna Koltay and Esther Turan – the directors of the BP Underground documentary.
source (Hungarian): rockstation.blog.hu
Writer/Director Balazs Juszt’s exciting thriller The Man Who Was Thursday has been selected for the Edinburgh Film Festival and will receive its World Premiere in June.
This time, three commercials were made for City Gross, in which they wrote a new version of Grimm stories – Hansel and Gretel, Snow White and the seven dwarfs, and the Red Riding Hood got a new finish. The campaign photos were made by Krisztina Éder.
source (Hungarian): kreativ.hu
A top-of-the-line list of upscale bands is featured with the music video made for 5FORLOVE – Rights for Love campaign – by Esther Turan and Miki357.
source (Hungarian): divany.hu
On Thursday and Friday, the first Hungarian music video contest, the Hungarian Klipszemle was held in Toldi. The call came with 872 entries, of which the best 165 were chosen and a marathon two-day screening was held in the cinema.
source (Hungarian): kreativ.hu
Picturesque Films has started production on writer-director Balazs Juszt’s debut film, which will shoot in Budapest and Rome.