// Your online documentary cinema //

10 Years of Discovering the Best Documentaries for You



Monteith_McCollum

Monteith McCollum

United States / Website

Biography

Over the past 15 years Monteith McCollum has completed a number of films and soundwork.  His first feature film "Hybrid" (2001) garnered eleven festival awards including the Fipresci Award at Amsterdam Documentary Festival. Later that year Monteith was also awarded the New York Foundation for the Arts Prize and a Rockefeller Fellowship. "Milk in the Land" Monteith McCollum's second feature length documentary was a collaboration with his partner Ariana Gerstein. This feature completed in 2006 received funding through the NEA as part of the Creative Media Arts Fellowship program. Monteith's most recent feature length film "A Different Path" premiered at South by Southwest in 2010. While continuing to make films Monteith has also been consistently composing unique sound works for films along the way, this includes work for his films as well as other filmmakers.  Selections from his Hybrid soundtrack have been played on WNYC in New York and is included on the NYFA Current Fellow CD compilation curated and put together in 2009. His most recent "Different Path"  sound compositions are available through the Urban Meadow label. Monteith McCollum teaches film and video production at the Cinema Department, Binghamton University.


Filmography:

Hybrid (92´, USA, 2000)
Lawn (USA, 2005)
Milk in the Land: Ballad of an American Drink (90´, USA, 2009)
A Different Path (96´, USA, 2010)
Listen (10', USA, 2013)
I Want to Be an American (70', USA, 2013)

A_Different_Path_1

A Different Path

A Different Path (Orig.) / 2010 / United States / 96 min

A poetic tale about the lives of several individuals as they struggle to live in an automobile dominated society.

Detail…



News

GULI SILBERSTEIN PRESENTS

GULI SILBERSTEIN PRESENTS

“My work has two strands: the first one deals with direct political images of violence, aggression and protest, mostly in Israeli-Palestinian context. It’s critique of news media, researching the complex, both realistic and surrealistic aspects of these images. The second strand of videos is more abstract and universal, dealing with cognitive, environmental and existential issues,” says the director about his works.

Read more…

- 16.1.2017 -

Charter 77

Charter 77

We commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Charter 77 by presenting documentary profiles of the signatories to this important initiative of anti-communist resistance. Learn more about the context of this historical event by means of an authentic film experience.

Read more…

- 10.1.2017 -

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

A bonus subscription to DAFilms.com is a present you will never get tired of thanks to its diversity. You can get it for your close ones or just for yourself.

Read more…

- 14.12.2016 -

More news…