Éva Darabos was born and grew up in Budapest and fell in love with drawing and filmmaking in her late teens.
She was admitted to MOME’s animation department in 2013 where she finished her BA degree then continued her studies on the MA programme. During her studies she spent an Erasmus semester in Turku, Finland at TUAS’s animation department. After her animation studies she completed the Design and Visual Art Teacher’s MA at MOME in 2020. Besides developing her film ideas she works as a freelance animation artist. Bye Little Block! (2020) is her graduation film.