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Abolafia

Israel

Yossi Abolafia

Yossi Abolafia is the illustrator of several I Can Read Books, including It's Snowing! It's Snowing!: Winter Poems by Jack Prelutsky, as well as Barbara Ann Porte's stories about Harry. He is also the author-illustrator of several of his own picture books, including Fox Tale and A Fish for Mrs. Gardenia. He lives with his family near Jerusalem.

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Pavel Abraham 3

Czech Republic

Pavel Abrahám

Pavel Abrahám is a Czech film director and screenwriter, graduate of AAAD, Prague...

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Abramjan

Czech Republic

Andran Abramjan

Born in Prague, Czech Republic. Graduated from biology. Currently studies documentary filmmaking at FAMU film academy in Prague.

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Inka_Achte

Finland

Inka Achté

Inka has over 10 years of experience working in the film and television industries in her native Finland, and in the United Kingdom. Alongside directing numerous award-winning short documentaries, she has worked at Finnish National Television (YLE) and independent production companies as a Director, Producer and Script Writer, on documentary series and factual programming...

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Aertryck

France

Maximilien Van Aertryck

Maximilien Van Aertryck was born in 1989 outside of Paris. He has attended the Biskops-Arnö documentary course in Sweden as well as film courses at the School of Film Directing in Gothenburg and the University of Stockholm...

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agadjanean

Moldova

George Agadjanean

George Agadjanean studied TV Directing at the Academy of Music and Fine Arts of Moldavia. At the moment, George works in the Moldova Film studio as a director, developing several film projects...

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Aguttes

France

Julie Aguttes

Julie Aguttes was born in Paris in February 1972. She has lived and worked in Marseilles since seven years.

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Alabrudzinska

Poland

Kalina Alabrudzińska

Kalina Alabrudzińska is a Polish documentary film director, graduate of Andrzej Wajda Master School of Film Directing...

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samuela_alarcon

Spain

Samuel Alarcón

Samuel Alarcón is a Spanish documentary film director, video artist and scholar...

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Gérard Allon

Israel

Gérard Allon

Gérard Allon is an Israeli film director and video artist...

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Alvarez

Spain

Mercedes Alvarez

EL CIELO GIRA (2005), first long film by Mercedes Álvarez, gained the unanimous acclaim of both critics and numerous international awards, such as the Tiger Awards from Rotterdam, Cinema du Rèel from Paris, Infinity from Alba (Italy) or BACIFI from Buenos Aires, and has been shown in more than 30 countries.

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Alves

Portugal

Cláudia Alves

Cláudia Alves (Lisbon, 1980) is a visual artist and filmmaker based in Portugal. She studied documentary filmmaking at the International Film School of San Antonio de Los Baños (Cuba). Earlier she graduated from the Fine Arts Faculty of Lisbon and has also studied in the Fine Arts’ Academy of Brera, Milan.

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Phie Ambo 01

Denmark

Phie Ambo

Phie Ambo is a Danish director of documentary films

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sandy amerio

France

Sandy Amerio

Sandy Amerio was born in 1973 in Paris. She lives and works in Berlin. She studied film directing at Le Fresnoy, Studio National des Arts Contemporains in France.

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Andersen Thom

United States

Thom Andersen

Thom Andersen has lived in Los Angeles for most of his life. In 1974 he completed “Eadweard Muybridge, Zoopraxographer”, an hour-long documentation of Muybridge’s photographic work.

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Andersson

Kenya

Beatrice "Maggie" Andersson

Beatrice "Maggie" Andersson was born in Kenya in 1962 in a Maasai village and died in 2012 from cancer while she was living in Malmö, Sweden.

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Hubert

Canada

Hubert Aquin

Hubert Aquin was born on October 24, 1929 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. He was a producer and director, known for Courtship (1961), À Saint-Henri le cinq septembre (1962) and Of Sport and Men (1959).

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Asher

Netherlands

Meira Asher

Composer-performer and image-sound artist Meira Asher, was born in Israel and lives in the Netherlands...

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Ribena

Latvia

Ribena Asnate

Ribena Asnate is a Latvian documentary and experimental filmmaker...

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Mieko

Japan

Mieko Azuma

Born in 1977 in Kyoto, Azuma majored in metalwork at the Kanazawa College of Art. Since graduation in 2000, she has lived in Germany and studied documentary film at the University of Television and Film Munich (HFF). In 2008 she received the Starter Film Prize from the city of Munich and the German DAAD Prize for Yuri and Tuesday (for which she was cinematographer).

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Fight cold weather with an online dose of fresh docs!

Fight cold weather with an online dose of fresh docs!

How to bust your bad mood caused by the arrival of cold winter days? DAFilms.com has a unique cure for you; a fresh documentary programme which will guide you through November days with a smile on your face!

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The 18th Jihlava IDFF promises an unconventional experience to its visitors! During the last October week, the festival screening halls will turn into factory halls, producing an infinite number of unique programme events; by far not only film ones.

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- 20.10.2014 -

The First Czech My Street Films Map Knows Its Winner!

The First Czech My Street Films Map Knows Its Winner!

Inspiration, enthusiasm, hard work, worries and relief. That’s how all the essential feelings concerning the first edition of My Street Films, which has introduced the project to Czech documentary enthusiasts, professionals and amateurs who were not afraid to answer the call of the first edition: Your street. Your film. Make it!

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