Gábor Könczöl was born on 3 July 1982 in Kerepestarcsa, Hungary. Since childhood he has been interested in film art. He started his film studies in 2006, at the Analog Artists Film Academy, film directing course. Although the film academy was closed for a while, he continued his studies independently through private lessons and other productions. As an exam film, he shot the short film Yasmine, which he wrote and directed.