Réka Bucsi, born in 1988, is a Hungarian independent animation filmmaker and illustrator. From 2008-2013 she attended MOME (Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest), animation department. Her graduation film ‘Symphony no. 42’ got selected to Official Shorts Competition at Berlinale, Sundance Film Festival and got shortlisted for the 87th Academy Awards. From 2011-2012 she attended Essemble, a Digital filmmaking training program. Between 2013 and 2014, she attended Animation Sans Frontiéres (ASF), the European Animation Production Workshop, and developed her new project at the residency program of Open Workshop, in Denmark.