Born in Budapest, Hungary, in 1980. He graduated from the University of Theatre and Film Arts of Budapest in 2009. As a guest student, he spent a year at the Berlin Film Academy. His short fiction Soft Rain was premiered at the Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes Film Festival in 2013. Nagy also made the medium-length documentaries Another Hungary (2013) and Harm (2015). Natural Light is his first feature film.