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Martin_Hanzlicek

Czech Republic

Martin Hanzlíček

Martin Hanzlíček is a Czech documentary filmmaker and TV managing editor...

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Blaise_Harrison

Switzerland

Blaise Harrison

Blaise Harrison graduated from the École cantonale d’art in Lausanne. He has directed several short films, including Bibeleskaes, screened at the Festival Visions du Réel in 2006...

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p_hartmann

Germany

Philipp Hartmann

Philipp Hartmann was born in 1972 in Karsruhe (Germany) as son of Wolfgang Hartmann (art historian, professor at Universtity of Karsruhe) and Dürten Hartmann (M.A. in German philology)...

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Mustapha Hasnaoui

Tunisia

Mustapha Hasnaoui

Mustapha Hasnaoui was a documentary film director. He was born in Tunis and lived in France for the past 25 years...

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Hassan

Syria

Nidal Hassan

Nidal Hassan is an independent Syrian director, who was arrested twice during the making of TRUE STORY OF LOVE, LIFE, DEATH AND SOMETIMES REVOLUTION. He was one of several directors dismissed from the Syrian National Film Organization for supporting the Syrian uprising. Hassan’s filmography includes several feature and documentary films such as JOY, EVERYDAY STORY and FLINT MOUNTAIN. His debut SALTY SKIN (2003) is considered to be a cornerstone in independent Syrian cinema.

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HASSE

France

Laurent HASSE

Born in 1970 in Moyeuvre-Grande, in the North East of France, Laurent Hasse studied at the age of 18 the documentary cinema at the Futuroscope University in Poitiers.

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Hatle 2

Czech Republic

Petr Hátle

Petr Hátle is a Czech student of Departement of Documentary Film at FAMU in Prague...

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Elke Hauck

Germany

Elke Hauck

Elke Hauck is a German documentary filmmaker...

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Hauzenberger

Austria

Gerald Igor Hauzenberger

Gerald Igor Hauzenberger is an Austrian film director and producer…

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Thomas Heise

Germany

Thomas Heise

Thomas Heise comes from Eastern Berlin. All his films that he made untill the fall of Berlin wall were banned or prohibited from showing by the East German government...

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Leonard Helmrich

Netherlands

Leonard Retel Helmrich

Leonard Retel Helmrich is a Dutch film director most famous for his „single shot cinema“ theory...

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France

Louis Henderson

Born in Norwich, 1983 and currently living in Paris. In 2007 Henderson received a First Class BA Honours in Film and Video from London College of Communication, and in 2013 graduated with ‘felicitations du jury’ from Le Fresnoy - Studio National des Arts Contemporains...

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Paralluelo

Argentina

Paralluelo Fernandez Hermes

Born in Barcelona, ​​Spain, in 1981 he graduated as a cinematographer in the Center of Cinematographic Studies of Catalonia, where he made the short film Vera (2004). After moving to Argentina in 2006, he coordinated a documentary film workshops in Tilcara...

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Juraj Herz

Slovakia

Juraj Herz

Juraj Herz (*1934, Kežmarok) studied at the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague to complete his studies in direction and acting at the Department of Puppetry in 1958. Since then he has lived in Czech Republic.

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Werner Herzog

Germany

Werner Herzog

Werner Herzog is one of the most significant film directors of today...

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Gustav_Hillbom

Sweden

Gustav Hillbom

Gustav Hillbom is Swedish artist and filmmaker...

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C_S_Hintermann

Italy

Carlo Shalom Hintermann

Carlo Shalom Hintermann (Italy, 1974) starts his career by directing several shorts film before the documentaries: OTAR IOSSELIANI (1999), ROSY-FINGERED DAWN: A FILM ON TERRENCE MALICK (2002) and CHATZER: INSIDE JEWISH VENICE (2004)...

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hedvika_hlavackova

Czech Republic

Hedvika Hlaváčková

Hedvika Hlaváčková is a Czech documentary film director, student of Documentary Film Departement at FAMU, Prague.

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Erika Hníková

Czech Republic

Erika Hníková

Erika Hníková is a Czech documentary filmmaker...

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Tomas Hodan

Czech Republic

Tomáš Hodan

Tomáš Hodan is a Czech film director, documentarist and screenwriter...

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News

Explore the fascinating world of experimental film!

Explore the fascinating world of experimental film!

Teams organising autumn film festivals keep busy even in the summer months, diligently working on their programme to produce an ever richer and more attractive film offer. This is also the case of Jihlava IDFF which is presenting its first edition of the Fascinations conference dedicated to the distribution and promotion of experimental films.

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- 3.8.2015 -

A Look Inside DAFilms: Part 4

A Look Inside DAFilms: Part 4

Despite the holiday season, we keep bringing you new documentaries that can travel with you anywhere you go. Each week, acquisitions manager Diana Tabakov selects them carefully for you, searching for them on the websites of festival catalogues and in dark video libraries. Learn more about her job!

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- 27.7.2015 -

Mallory Won – Both at Karlovy Vary IFF and in Life

Mallory Won – Both at Karlovy Vary IFF and in Life

Mallory, the latest film by Helena Třeštíková, received the Grand Prix for the best documentary film at the 50th anniversary edition of Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. The long-term observational film follows the indomitable protagonist on her arduous journey to a dignified life.

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- 20.7.2015 -

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