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Fernando Boto



Fernando Boto was born in Buenos Aires and currently lives in Berlin. The hushed music is his first feature length documentary film. He directed shorts, and worked as both video and sound editor. Currently he works as freelance camera in Berlin and in his new film project.

Moraga (2009, 14 min) (dir: Fernando Boto, Juan Hendel, Lucas Riselli)
La música callada (The hushed music) (2012, 61 min)
Cape Horn (2013, 15 min)


The Hushed Music

La música callada (Orig.) / 2012 / Argentina / 61 min

Diego and David are the only two monks of byzantine rite in South America. They live in an isolated area of Argentina. Painting icons, baking their own bread, translation of sacred text and the singing of byzantine liturgy are their daily life activities, surrounded by the hushed music of the landscape.





“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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