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.
Directors on the DAFilms portal
Alejandra Grinschpun was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1973. Graduated on Image and Sound Designer at Buenos Aires University. Studied Social and Political Anthropology at Flacso, Buenos Aires. Studied Photography with Adriana Lestido in Buenos Aires, with Mary Ellen Mark in México and also at the International Center of Photography of New York...
Raphaël Grisey, visual artist and filmmaker, works with experimental films, video installations, video-essays, documentaries and publications. His work gathers or produces narratives around specific geographical and social context and displacements using politics and forms of gesture, memories, language, landscapes and bodies within the editing of images and sound.
Iveta Grófová (*1980, Trenčín) graduated from the Studio of Animation Production and the Studio of Documentary Production at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava. Her first feature-length debut Made in Ash was internationally premiered at the IFF Karlovy Vary in 2012...
Anna Grusková is a film and theater author, director, dramaturge and curator. She graduated from the Theatre and Film Science at the Charles University in Prague and from Further Education of Film Language Course at the Film Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts...
Michael Guarneri (b. 1988) is an Italian film scholar. His main fields of interest are "cinema of attractions", visual anthropology and contemporary Filipino cinema. He writes about these subjects for online and paper film journals such as La Furia Umana and Debordéments.