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Jet Homoet

Netherlands

Jet Homoet

Born in the Netherlands, Jet Homoet along with her Iranian husband Heshmat Sharog Manech made a film about her sister-in-law getting married. The film gives us a glimpse behind the curtain of mainstream TV news from the "land of evil’.

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Ziad_Homsi

Syria

Ziad Homsi

Ziad was born in 1989 in Damascus/Syria and has studied Business Administration, his passion however being always photography. Thus, with the beginning of the Syrian Revolution in March 2011, he has become one of the most important photographers in his hometown, which is the suburb of Douma and is known to be one of the centers of the uprising...

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James T. Hong

United States

James T. Hong

James T. Hong is an Asian American filmmaker based in San Francisco, California, whose works tend to focus on philosophical topics and figures and controversial race and class issues...

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Hong Jun

China

Wang Hongjun

Wang Hongjun is a Chinese filmmaker…

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Honkasalo

Finland

Pirjo Honkasalo

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Mike Hoolboom

Canada

Mike Hoolboom

Mike Hoolboom is considered to be the finest experimental filmmaker – or in his words – "fringe filmmaker" of his generation...

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Slovakia

Andrej Horák

Slovak film director and screenwriter. He graduated from the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava, where he studied Film and TV Documentary Production.

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Petr_Horky

Czech Republic

Petr Horký

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Andreas Horvath

Austria

Andreas Horvath

Andreas Horvath is an Austrian photographer and film director...

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Hou_Chien_Cheng

Belgium

Chien Cheng Hou

Chien Cheng Hou is an artist and filmmaker based in Belgium...

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Czech Republic

Jaroslav Hovorka

Jaroslav Hovorka is a Czech film director. He works mostly for Czech TV...

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Margareta_Hruza_Director

Czech Republic

Margareta Hruza

Margareta Hruza is film director born to Czech parents in Oslo, Norway in 1969.

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Huang_Xiang

China

Xiang Huang

Huang Xiang (China, 1979) lives and works in Songzhuang. After a performance of Jasmine Flower, he spent thirty days in jail on the orders of the Chinese authorities and his freedom to work as an artist was restricted. He directed the feature-length Roast Chicken (2012).

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yinyuhuang

Taiwan

Yin-Yu Huang

Yin-Yu Huang was born in Taitung, Taiwan, and now lives in Japan. He received his BA in Radio & Television from National Chengchi University, and MA in Filmmaking from the Graduate School of Tokyo Zokei University. In college, Yin-Yu Huang started to write film reviews for numerous publications and magazines in Taiwan...

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Miso Hudak

Slovakia

Mišo Hudák

Mišo Hudák is a Slovakian artist and documentary film director...

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Tatiana_Huezo

El Salvador

Tatiana Huezo

Born in 1972 in El Salvador, Tatiana Huezo moved to Mexico City at age five. A graduate of the prestigious Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica (CCC), she's the recipient of the Gucci/Ambulante award, a grant established in 2007 to support new and established Mexican documentarians...

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Huguier

France

Francoise Huguier

Françoise Huguier is a passionate traveller, writer, director and photographer.

When she was 8 years old in Cambodia she was held hostage by the Viêt Minh and her book ‘J’avais huit ans’ (I was 8 years old) published in 2005 relates this true story.

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Blandine Huk

France

Blandine Huk

Blandine Huk is a French journalist, producer and director specialist of stories coming from Eastern Europe...

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Nicolas Humbert

Germany

Nicolas Humbert

Nicolas Humbert is a German writer and film director. He is co-founder of film production Cine Nomad...

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Slovakia

Ivan Húšťava

Ivan Húšťava is a Slovak director and documentary filmmaker...

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News

Doc Alliance Selection Award 2015: Nominees of the 8th Edition

Doc Alliance Selection Award 2015: Nominees of the 8th Edition

Discovering new film talents has become an inherent part of the brand of the European Doc Alliance Selection Award awarded by the independent Doc Alliance platform uniting seven key European documentary festivals since 2008. The list of nominees, names of the members of the jury as well as the new location of the award ceremony – Locarno IFF – were revealed in the last week of April.

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- 27.4.2015 -

DAS Award 2015 Nominee: Liwaa Yazji

DAS Award 2015 Nominee: Liwaa Yazji

With its 8th edition, the prestigious Doc Alliance Selection Award moves to Locarno, Switzerland. There, one of the seven directors nominated for the award designed primarily for emerging documentary talents will receive the award on August 8. With her debut HAUNTED, Syrian native LIWAA YAZJI enters this year’s competition. Read about the success of her film as well as about her creative path towards documentary in our exclusive interview!

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- 20.4.2015 -

My Street Films Conquers Central Europe

My Street Films Conquers Central Europe

The amateur film movement keeps growing every day and the unique My Street Films map is a clear proof of that! The enthusiasm of filmmakers who are telling the stories of places they live in through their short films is spreading from London through the Czech Republic to three more European countries; Slovakia, Poland and Hungary thanks to DAFilms.com!

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- 13.4.2015 -

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