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Mustapha Hasnaoui

Mustapha Hasnaoui

Tunisia

Biography

Mustapha Hasnaoui was born in Tunisia in 1952. He was living in Paris, France, where he was making documentaries primarily for the ARTE network until his death: 15 january 2011.

Filmography:

Cosmos (1991)
Abdi, Chérif, Yamo Designers (1993)
Essyad, musicien (60´, Tunisia, 1993)
Les belles étrangères (1995)
Carnets d'Égypte (1997)
Max Deutsch, un pédagogue rebelle (1998)
Carnets du Maroc (1999)
Le Caire, mère et files (57´, Egypt, 2000)
Au temps du Ramadan (82´, France, 2001)
A Summer Night's Dream (2002)
La petite renarde rusée (2002)
L'enlèvement au sérail (2003)
Stéphane Braunschweig, scènes croisées (2003)
Quand la femme chante (52´, Egypt, 2004)
Kalila & Dimna (2006)
Margaret Garner (55´, France, 2006)
Zelal – together with Marianne Khoury (90´, Egypt/France, 2010)

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Zelal

Zelal (Orig.) / 2010 / Egypt, France / 90 min

A journey into the enclosed world of two of cairo's mental hospitals, ZELAL draws us into the day-to-day life of "ordinary" madmen and women.

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News

How to bring film to schools? How to teach about film?

How to bring film to schools? How to teach about film?

On January 15, the first edition of the international conference Film Literacy Lab dealing with the topic of film education was held in Prague. 7 European documentary film festivals presented their film educational methods and started a creative dialogue on 'How to teach about film?' in the present-day cultural landscape. The event was initiated by Doc Alliance and served as an introduction to the online educational platform Doc Alliance Academy.

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- 10.2.2016 -

Nina Numankadić: What is important is the quality of the films. We were never after quantity.

Nina Numankadić: What is important is the quality of the films. We were never after quantity.

The online documentary cinema DAFilms.com celebrates its 10th anniversary. It is one of the first VOD portals in the world. Managing director of DAFilms.com Nina Numankadić replies to 5 questions concerning the directors‘ changing approach to the online distribution of their films and other topics.

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- 25.1.2016 -

Miroslav Janek: I show my cards to the viewers so they can play with me more easily

Miroslav Janek: I show my cards to the viewers so they can play with me more easily

As a bonus to the retrospective of films by Miroslav Janek, we are bringing you an interview with the remarkable Czech director (as well as editor and cinematographer). Learn more about how he drives himself out of the editing room, about Citizen Havel, about shooting with children as well as about his new upcoming project.

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- 14.12.2015 -

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