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Judith_Abensour

France

Judith Abensour

Judith Abensour co-directed the film Parades, together with Thomas Bauer.

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Abolafia

Israel

Yossi Abolafia

Yossi Abolafia is the illustrator of several I Can Read Books, including It's Snowing! It's Snowing!: Winter Poems by Jack Prelutsky, as well as Barbara Ann Porte's stories about Harry. He is also the author-illustrator of several of his own picture books, including Fox Tale and A Fish for Mrs. Gardenia. He lives with his family near Jerusalem.

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Pavel Abraham 3

Czech Republic

Pavel Abrahám

Pavel Abrahám is a Czech film director and screenwriter, graduate of AAAD, Prague...

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F_Abramovich

Switzerland

Fabienne Abramovich

Born in 1959 in Paris, France. Joint Swiss and French citizenship. Since 1980 lives in Geneva. Choreography of over 20 dance productions. 1991 Founds the association METAL.

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Inka_Achte

Finland

Inka Achté

Inka has over 10 years of experience working in the film and television industries in her native Finland, and in the United Kingdom. Alongside directing numerous award-winning short documentaries, she has worked at Finnish National Television (YLE) and independent production companies as a Director, Producer and Script Writer, on documentary series and factual programming...

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Aertryck

France

Maximilien Van Aertryck

Maximilien Van Aertryck was born in 1989 outside of Paris. He has attended the Biskops-Arnö documentary course in Sweden as well as film courses at the School of Film Directing in Gothenburg and the University of Stockholm...

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agadjanean

Moldova

George Agadjanean

George Agadjanean studied TV Directing at the Academy of Music and Fine Arts of Moldavia. At the moment, George works in the Moldova Film studio as a director, developing several film projects...

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Macarena_Aguilo

Chile

Macarena Aguiló

Macarena Aguiló was born in 1971. She studied audiovisual Communications in Chile and have been worked as an Art Director in several movies and TV series...

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Aguttes

France

Julie Aguttes

Julie Aguttes was born in Paris in February 1972. She has lived and worked in Marseilles since seven years.

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Florence_Aigner

Belgium

Florence Aigner

Florence Aigner is an audio photographer based in Brussels. With an academic background in Refugee Studies, her artistic practice focuses on issues related to memory, belonging and the material culture of people in exile...

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Akdemir

Turkey

Metin Akdemir

Metin Akdemir was born on 1983. He was graduated from İstanbul University Radyo TV Cinema programme on 2007. He worked lots of short film, feature film and advertisement film as a art director. He is still a student Gender Studies MBA programme in İstanbul University.

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Alabrudzinska

Poland

Kalina Alabrudzińska

Kalina Alabrudzińska is a Polish documentary film director, graduate of Andrzej Wajda Master School of Film Directing...

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samuela_alarcon

Spain

Samuel Alarcón

Samuel Alarcón is a Spanish documentary film director, video artist and scholar...

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Maite_Alberdi

Chile

Maite Alberdi

Maite Alberdi has a degree in Social Communication and is a graduate of the Catholic University of Chile with a degree in Aesthetics and Audiovisual Direction. As director, she is noted for a strong author signature that achieves an intimate portrait of the characters she develops, relating daily stories in small worlds...

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Diana_Allan

United States

Diana Allan

Diana Allan is an anthropologist and filmmaker. She is a fellow at the Society for the Humanities at Cornell University. She earned her Ph.D. in anthropology at Harvard University, was a Junior Fellow at the Harvard Society of Fellows from 2008 to 2012, and is a 2013 Guggenheim Fellow...

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Gérard Allon

Israel

Gérard Allon

Gérard Allon is an Israeli film director and video artist...

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Alvarez

Spain

Mercedes Alvarez

EL CIELO GIRA (2005), first long film by Mercedes Álvarez, gained the unanimous acclaim of both critics and numerous international awards, such as the Tiger Awards from Rotterdam, Cinema du Rèel from Paris, Infinity from Alba (Italy) or BACIFI from Buenos Aires, and has been shown in more than 30 countries.

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Ricardo_Iscar_Alvarez

Spain

Ricardo Íscar Álvarez

Ricardo Íscar Álvarez is Spanish filmmaker and lecturer. He studied Law at Salamanca University, Film Studies at Complutense University of Madrid and Film Direction at the German Film and Television Academy. He lived and worked in Berlin for 10 years.

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Alves

Portugal

Cláudia Alves

Cláudia Alves (Lisbon, 1980) is a visual artist and filmmaker based in Portugal. She studied documentary filmmaking at the International Film School of San Antonio de Los Baños (Cuba). Earlier she graduated from the Fine Arts Faculty of Lisbon and has also studied in the Fine Arts’ Academy of Brera, Milan.

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Phie Ambo 01

Denmark

Phie Ambo

Phie Ambo is a Danish director of documentary films

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News

A world in a box - Interview with Słavomir Batyra

A world in a box - Interview with Słavomir Batyra

Read an exclusive interview with Polish filmmaker Słavomir Batyra, director of THE GREAT THEATRE. He will guide you through the recesses of his short film just like his film guides the viewers through the recesses of the largest opera house in the world. Would you like some opera tickets or rather cinema ones? What about taking both?

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- 20.4.2016 -

International My Street Films project launches its third edition

International My Street Films project launches its third edition

The My Street Films competition, which invites the public to make their own short films from their surroundings, launches its third edition in the streets of Central Europe. The project originally comes from London where it mapped the city on the Thames through film stories about the streets and their inhabitants. In collaboration with DAFilms.com, the film map has expanded to the Czech Republic and from there to Slovakia, Poland and Hungary.

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- 13.4.2016 -

"To Present a Plurality of Visions of Reality": Interview with Luciano Barisone

"To Present a Plurality of Visions of Reality": Interview with Luciano Barisone

The 47th edition of the film festival Visions du Réel is just about to start in three weeks. The festival is also the first member of the Doc Alliance film festival platform that is going to present its film programme and thus set a high standard in terms of seeking for original artistic expressions and strong social issues. In the following two weeks, from March 21 to April 4, DAFilms.com is hosting an online film event which presents the most interesting and successful documentaries of the last festival edition.

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- 18.3.2016 -

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