Szilárd has been regularly directing adverts, short length motion pictures, videoclips since 2012. His most recent movie Payday premiered in 2017 at the renowned Clermont-Ferrand International Film Festival. Payday has won the award of Hungarian Movie Critics in short length film category, and it was respectively nominated for the Hungarian Movie Award No. II. Szilárd is currently preparing his first major full length movie called Larry with the support of the Hungarian Film Foundation.