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Regis Sauder



After completing a master's degree in neuroscience and a brief career as a science journalist, Régis Sauder became a filmmaker by chance. Over the last several years he has directed a number of documentaries including Passeurs de vie (2003), Le lotissement, à la recherche du bonheur (2006), L'année prochaine à Jérusalem (2008), Je t'emmène à Alger (2009), Nous, princesses de Clèves (Children of the Princess of Cleves, 2009, released in 2011, playing at the 54th San Francisco International Film Festival, April 21 - May 5, 2011).

2003 Passeurs de vie
2006 Le lotissement, à la recherche du bonheur
2008 L'année prochaine à Jérusalem 2009 Je t'emmène à Alger
2011 Nous, princesses de Clèves
2012 Etre là


Being There

Être Là (Orig.) / 2012 / France / 95 min

Where? The Baumettes prison in Marseille. More precisely, the medical and psychological unit, where women psychiatrists have deliberately chosen to work.





“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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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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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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