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Boris_Gerrets

Netherlands

Boris Gerrets

Boris Gerrets is an internationally acclaimed documentary filmmaker and an accomplished visual artist and film-editor. Born into a Bulgarian-German family in Amsterdam, he grew-up in the Netherlands, Spain, Sierra Leone and Germany...

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Frederik Gertten

Sweden

Fredrik Gertten

Fredrik Gertten is a Swedish filmmaker and journalist…

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Gestdottir

Iceland

Ragnheiður Gestsdóttir

Ragnheiður Gestsdóttir is a visual artist and independent filmmaker. Working with film, video and installations she crosses conventional, abstract and experimental realms while at the same time including aspects of all of them. Her artwork is poetic and comical and often times marked by her background in anthropology...

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Dan Geva

Israel

Dan Geva

Dan Geva is a cinematographer and film director. He comes from Israel...

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nikolaus_g

Austria

Nikolaus Geyrhalter

Nikolaus Geyrhalter (*1972 in Vienna)

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Denis Gheerbrant

France

Denis Gheerbrant

Denis Gheerbrant is a French cinematographer, director of documentaries and independent photographer…

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Riccardo_Giacconi

Italy

Riccardo Giacconi

Riccardo Giacconi has studied fine arts at the University IUAV of Venezia, at UWE in Bristol and at New York University. His work has been exhibited in various institutions, such as FRAC Champagne-Ardenne (France), tranzitdisplay (Prague), MAXXI (Rome), Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo (Turin) and in the “Résonance” section of the Lyon Biennale...

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giarolo_orez

Italy

Pier Paolo Giarolo

Pier Paolo Giarolo was born in Argentina in 1970. After taking a classical piano degree at the Vicenza Academy of Music, he took a master's degree at the Holden School in Turin. In November 2001 he travelled alone throughout Argentina making his first feature length documentary. After winning the 2005 Rome International Documentary Festival with “A little show” he attains the license for the activity of “Cinemambulante” (wandering-cineast). He is trying to gain his living with this job, with intentions of carefulness and elegance. Pier Paolo would never leave direction of photography to someone else. His inspired, poetic cinematography makes his documentaries unique.

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Johannes_Gierlinger

Austria

Johannes Gierlinger

Johannes Gierlinger, born 1985 in Austria. Studied at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. His films have been screened and exhibited at various international film festivals and institutions. Lives and works in Vienna.

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Serge Giguere

Canada

Serge Giguère

Serge Giguère is a Canadien cinematographer, director, scriptwriter and editor. He is co-founder (with Sylvie Van Brabant) of production company Rapide Blanc...

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Tana_Gilbert

Chile

Tana Gilbert

Graduate in Audiovisual Communication and last year of Film and Television at the University of Chile, where he directed short documentary titled "Yard of light". Her first short documentary "Rest, Zulema" (2013) was awarded and exhibited in many national and international festivals...

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Gillard L.

Switzerland

Louise Gillard

Louise Gillard was born in Besançon (France) in 1989. She is a graduate of the Cinema/cinéma du réel Department of Geneva University of Art and Design and is currently working on a project focusing on teenagers and how they relate to money.

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Denise_Gilliand

Switzerland

Denise Gilliand

Born in 1964 in Lausanne. 1985 Receives degree from Instituto Cinematografiche in Florence. Works as screenwriter and director...

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jane_gillooly

United States

Jane Gillooly

JANE GILLOOLY is a non-fiction and narrative film/video maker whose work is inspired and informed by a century of non-fiction filmmaking, silent and vintage cinema, and activism. Gillooly consistently surprises as she crosses new boundaries and confronts new subjects with a distinctive vision...

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Michael Glawogger

Austria

Michael Glawogger

Michael Glawogger was an Austrian director, author and cinematographer...

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Poland

Robert Gliński

Robert Gliński comes from Poland, he is graduate of Andrzej Wajda Master School of Film Directing...

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Wolfgang_Gluck

Austria

Wolfgang Glück

Wolfgang Glück was born on September 29, 1929 in Vienna, Austria. He is a director and writer, known for Der Andro-Jäger (1982), Der Schüler Gerber (1981) and '38 (1986). He was previously married to Christiane Hörbiger...

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Stephane Goel

Switzerland

Stéphane Goël

Stéphane Goël is a Swiss documentary film director and author of experimental videos...

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Jan Gogola ml.

Czech Republic

Jan Gogola, ml.

Jan Gogola ml. is a Czech documentary film director and story editor. He teaches at FAMU, Prague...

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Alexandra Gojdičová

Slovakia

Alexandra Gojdičová

Alexandra Gojdičová is a Slovak student of FAMU, Prague. She is also active as a curator of number of cultural events...

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News

CLIMBING HIGHER: SPECIAL FREE STREAM EVENT

CLIMBING HIGHER: SPECIAL FREE STREAM EVENT

David Čálek‘s successful documentary Climbing Higher about Czech climber Radek Jaroš, which won at the BANFF festival, is available for FREE streaming in the online documentary cinema DAFilms.com from December 8 to 11.

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- 8.12.2016 -

Winter Portion of Czech Documentary Films

Winter Portion of Czech Documentary Films

For 3.99 euro, you can get a selection of documentaries that entered Czech cinematic distribution in 2016 as well as access to another 1500 films from around the world. Dear friends, please, do not forget that you can give an ideal present not only to your intellectual friends but also to yourselves.

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- 7.12.2016 -

Unique films at FAMUFEST

Unique films at FAMUFEST

The 33rd edition of FAMUFEST, a competition display of films made by students of Prague’s FAMU, will be held on November 23 to 27 at Prague’s Letná District. Like in the past year, it will take place at Bio Oko, plus at the new venues of Studio Hrdinů and Café Jedna.

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- 22.11.2016 -

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