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Canada

Tara Khalili

Tara Khalili is a Canadian alternative filmmaker of Iranian descent based in Toronto, Ontario...

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Arsinee Khanjian

Canada

Arsinée Khanjian

Arsinée Khanjian is a Armenian-Canadian actress and producer, the wife and „muse“ of famous film director Atom Egoyan...

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Georgia

Artchil Khetagouri

Artchil Khetagouri is a Georgian film director. He lives and works in Amsterdam...

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Khleifi

Palestinian Territories

Michel Khleifi

Michel Khleifi (born 1950 in Nazareth) is a Palestinian film writer, director and producer. He emigrated from Israel in 1970 and now resides in Belgium. There, he studied television and theatre directing at the Institut National Supérieur des Arts du Spectacle (INSAS). After graduating from INSAS, he worked in Belgium television before turning to making his own films. He has directed and produced several documentary and feature films and received several prestigious awards.

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Khodja

Lamine Ammar Khodja

Lamine Ammar Khodja (born 1983, Algeria) moved to France in 2003. His previous short films include: ALGIERS LESS THAN ZERO, ’56 SOUTH and HOW TO REFRAME AN OUTLAW BY PULLING AT A THREAD. His first feature documentary film ASK YOUR SHADOW was selected in FID Marseille 2012 and received the Best Film Award.

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Iran

Paliz Khoshdel

Paliz Khoshdel was born in 1985 in Rasht, Iran he is a Iranian underground film director and producer. His films as director and producer include, Street Sultans (2011), Mutiny of Colours, and he produced On Underground ( 2014 ) directed by Mahan Khomamipor and Remission (2015)...

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Marianne Khoury

Egypt

Marianne Khoury

Marianne Khoury is a Cairo-based filmmaker, director and producer of documentary films...

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Estonia

Jaak Kilmi

Jaak Kilmi is an Estonian film director and a journalist...

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South Korea

Dong-ryung Kim

Kim Dong-ryung directed AMERICAN ALLEY (2008), a feature-length documentary about foreign women working as entertainers in the US military camp sites, and won Ogawa Shinsuke Prize at the Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival.

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Kirchhoff

Slovakia

Robert Kirchhoff

Robert Kirchhoff (born May 7, 1968) is a Slovakian independent film director, producer, cinematographer, and scriptwriter.

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Georgia

Nino Kirtadzé

Award-winning director Nino Kirtadze is internationally renowned for her sensitive and compassionate approach to difficult issues and her intense visual sense...

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Chile

Carlos Klein

Carlos Klein was born in Santiago de Chile in 1972. The Chilean-German movie director studied filmmaking in his hometown, in Cuba and in London...

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Vit Klusak

Czech Republic

Vít Klusák

Vít Klusák is a Czech film director, cinematographer, editor and producer...

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Volker Koepp

Germany

Volker Koepp

Volker Koepp is a widely respected German documentarist, famous for his precise "behind the scenes" perspective and his talent to win the trust of the people he portrayed in his films...

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Clemens Kogler

Austria

Clemens Kogler

Clemens Kogler comes from Austria, he is an artist and author of animated films...

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Rozalie Kohoutova

Czech Republic

Rozálie Kohoutová

Rozálie Kohoutová is a Czech documentary film director. She is mostly interested in topics connected with the life of Romany minority...

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Visa Koiso-Kanttila

Finland

Visa Koiso-Kanttila

Visa Koiso-Kanttila is a Finish documentary film director and producer...

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Slovakia

Arnold Kojnok

Arnold Kojnok is a Slovak film director and producer. He studied at Intermedia and Audiovisual Creativity FVU AKU Banská Bystrica...

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Czech Republic

Lukáš Kokeš

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

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Stephan Komandarev

Bulgaria

Stephan Komandarev

Stephan Komandarev is a Bulgarian director, producer and scriptwriter…

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News

Iraqi film Homeland winning the Doc Alliance Selection Award 2015

Iraqi film Homeland winning the Doc Alliance Selection Award 2015

Homeland (Iraq Year Zero) by Abbas Fahdel has won the Doc Alliance Selection Award. The winning film is composed of two parts – the first was shot before the US army’s invasion of Iraq while the second part captures the post-war events – providing an essential report on the turning point in the country’s development. Instead of shorthand news features on the events in Iraq, it brings an impressive portrayal of life in the country. Director Fahdel received the award at the Locarno film festival.

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- 10.8.2015 -

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 -

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