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Ophélie Couture



Ophélie Couture was born in 1975, to a French mother and French-Canadian father. She began travelling and also started studies in Anthropology in London with a particular interest in social disorganization. Her studies at Geneva University of Art and Design (HEAD – Genève) gave her the opportunity to make social documentaries and dramas independently. Her Bachelor documentary film “Begininng” is dedicated on a group opposed to the construction of one of the sites for the London Olympic Games.

Alouate (15', Switzerland, 2010)
Vieux Papillon (21', Switzerland, 2011)
Simples (4', Switzerland, 2012)
Beginning (20', Switzerland, 2012)



Alouate (Orig.) / 2010 / Switzerland / 14 min

Alouate, born in Tangier in 1996, lives on the streets since the age of ten...





“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.

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- 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.

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- 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.

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- 14.12.2016 -

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