Ray Hungria is an award winning director, writer, producer and member of the prestigious Academy of Arts and Science. Raised in New York City, Mr. Hungria’s dream of becoming a film maker was conceived when he received an 8mm movie projector at the age of 9. Drawn to the fantasy and storytelling of movie making Mr. Hungria would eventually enroll at CUNY’s BCC Filmmaking Program and then transfer to the prestigious New York Film Academy where he completed his film making education.
Mr. Hungria has written, directed and produced numerous independent short films, music videos and television commercials both in the United States and in Europe.
He also served as director, producer and writer for the multiple award winning short film “Jenni” which has been viewed and selected for renowned film festivals across the globe. Recently Jenni won for Best North American Drama at the Alternative Film Festival in Toronto Canada.
To date, Ray Hungria works have aired and continue airing on recognizable TV channels, such as MTV, MUN2, HTV, PBS, E! Network, Univision, Telemundo among others.
Today, Mr. Hungria along with his partners Spanish Director Jaime Garcia and Spanish Producer Efren Cea have established their own production company ESLAC New Media (www.ESLAC.tv) to produce independent films, feature films and television pilots. Upcoming projects include a full length feature film and a television pilot that will be filmed in both New York City and Grenada Spain.