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Directors on the DAFilms portal

Samantha Granger

Switzerland

Samantha Granger

Samantha Granger is a Swiss film director and writer...

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Jeremy_Gravayat

France

Jérémy Gravayat

Jérémy Gravayat is a French film director...

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Robert_Greene

United States

Robert Greene

Robert Greene is a filmmaker and writer. He was named one of the 10 Filmmakers to Watch in 2014 by The Independent. Robert received the 2014 Vanguard Artist Award from the San Francisco DocFest. Robert's most recent film is the critically-acclaimed Actress...

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Johan Grimonprez

Belgium

Johan Grimonprez

Johan Grimonprez was born in Roeselare, Belgium in 1962. He studied at the School of Visual Arts and attended the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program in New York.

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Alejandra_Grinschpun

Argentina

Alejandra Grinschpun

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...

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Grisey

Germany

Raphaël Grisey

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.

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groenendaal

Netherlands

Jeanette Groenendaal

Jeanette Groenendaal (born 1964) is Dutch independent and experimental filmmaker, producer and performer.

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Iveta_Grofova

Slovakia

Iveta Grófová

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...

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Gilles Groulx

Canada

Gilles Groulx

Gilles Groulx was a significant Canadian film director, one of the first Quebec filmmakers to make auteur films, both documentary and drama...

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Joanna_Grudzinska

Poland

Joanna Grudzinska

After having directed two short-films that participated in several festivals, Joanna Grudzinska started a career as a co-writer, casting director and actress for directors such as Emmanuel Finkiel, Bertrand Bonello and Werner Schroeter...

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Rona Grűnenfelder

Switzerland

Rona Grűnenfelder

Rona Grünenfelder is a Vision du Reel and Winterthur Film Festival co-ordinator...

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romeo_grunfelder

Germany

Romeo Grünfelder

The filmmaker and artist Romeo Grünfelder (* 1968) MA in Music, Philosophy, Media and Visual Communication. He was a fellow of Villa Aurora in Pacific Palisades and in 2008 he received a art grant from the city of Hamburg...

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Anna_Gruskova

Slovakia

Anna Grusková

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...

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Gryazev

Russia

Andrey Gryazev

Andrey Gryazev is a Russian professional sportsman and filmmaker...

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Pernille Grønkjær

Denmark

Pernille Rose Grønkjær

Acclaimed and award winning Danish director Pernille Rose Grønkjær has been working with documentary films for the past 10 years...

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Carmen_Guarini

Argentina

Carmen Guarini

Carmen Guarini is a documentary film director and producer from Argentina...

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Italy

Michael Guarneri

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.

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guay

Canada

Hubert Caron Guay

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tiha_k_gudac

Croatia

Tiha K. Gudac

Tiha K. Gudac (Zagreb, 1982) is a film producer from Zagreb. She has obtained university degrees in Film Production and in Business Economics. “Naked Island” is her first film as a director...

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Gude

United States

Chris Gude

Chris Gude (1985, New York) has borrowed money, pushed cars, and stared into the abyss. MAMBO COOL is his first film.

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News

How to bring film to schools? How to teach about film?

How to bring film to schools? How to teach about film?

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.

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- 10.2.2016 -

Nina Numankadić: What is important is the quality of the films. We were never after quantity.

Nina Numankadić: What is important is the quality of the films. We were never after quantity.

The online documentary cinema DAFilms.com celebrates its 10th anniversary. It is one of the first VOD portals in the world. Managing director of DAFilms.com Nina Numankadić replies to 5 questions concerning the directors‘ changing approach to the online distribution of their films and other topics.

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- 25.1.2016 -

Miroslav Janek: I show my cards to the viewers so they can play with me more easily

Miroslav Janek: I show my cards to the viewers so they can play with me more easily

As a bonus to the retrospective of films by Miroslav Janek, we are bringing you an interview with the remarkable Czech director (as well as editor and cinematographer). Learn more about how he drives himself out of the editing room, about Citizen Havel, about shooting with children as well as about his new upcoming project.

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- 14.12.2015 -

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