György Durst is a filmmaker, actor and producer, a chairman of the Mediawave Foundation. Between 1974 and 1995 he worked as an organizer (later CEO) in Balázs Béla Studio. In 1995 he co-founded Duna Workshop, where he worked as a producer until 2011. In 1997 he created Premier Plan, a foundation to support young filmmakers. From 2002 till 2011 he is the lead dramaturg at Duna Television. He received the Balázs Béla award in 2005.
Although he has mainly worked as a producer, he created a few short documentaries and experimental film in Balázs Béla Studio and in Duna Workshop.