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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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paliz_khoshdel

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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Mahdi_Zamanpour_Kiasari

Iran

Mahdi Zamanpour Kiasari

Born in 1975, Mahdi Zamanpour Kiasari holds an MA degree in TV production. He started his career as a Director, Writer & Producer and has made more than 65 documentaries and TV programs. Mashti Esmaeil is Mahdi’s latest work that has garnered him numerous international awards such as the grand prize in Vision Du Réel 2014.

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Jaak_Kilmi

Estonia

Jaak Kilmi

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

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Dong_ryung_Kim

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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Nino Kirtadze 2

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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Carlos_Klein

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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Steffen_Kohn

Germany

Steffen Köhn

Steffen Köhn, born in 1980, completed a Master’s degree in anthropology and film studies before studying film directing at the German Film- and Television Academy Berlin (dffb) and at Columbia University in New York. He produces fiction and documentary films as well as more experimental video art pieces and installations...

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Martin_Kohout

Czech Republic

Martin Kohout

Martin Kohout is a student at FAMU’s documentary film department, and previously studied sociology at Charles University’s Faculty of Art, where his bachelor’s thesis was on the coupon privatization...

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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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kojnok arnold

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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Andrej_Kolencik

Slovakia

Andrej Kolenčík

Andrej Kolenčík, nicknamed Admiral (* 3.8.1984 in Bratislava) is a film director and a visual artist. He studied graphic design at School of Applied Arts and graduated from Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava in field of animation. He studied also at RITS in Brussels during his Erasmus studies and made intership at Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava...

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Stephan Komandarev

Bulgaria

Stephan Komandarev

Stephan Komandarev is a Bulgarian director, producer and scriptwriter…

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News

Gulîstan, Land of Roses Wins Prestigious Doc Alliance Selection Award at Locarno IFF

Gulîstan, Land of Roses Wins Prestigious Doc Alliance Selection Award at Locarno IFF

On Sunday, August 7, young director Zaynê Akyol became the 9th winner of the unique Doc Alliance Selection Award that is awarded since 2008 by the international Doc Alliance platform. The Kurdish director based in Canada received the award during an award ceremony at Locarno IFF. Along with the award, the filmmaker also received financial support of 5.000 euro for her future film.

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- 8.8.2016 -

Doc Alliance Selection Award 2016: Fresh Documentary Talents at the Upcoming Ninth DAS Awards

Doc Alliance Selection Award 2016: Fresh Documentary Talents at the Upcoming Ninth DAS Awards

Ever since 2008, Doc Alliance has been organising an international award intended especially for first-time directors. The Doc Alliance Selection Award helps up-and-coming filmmaking talents to put their name on the documentary map, providing a prize of EUR 5,000 to support their future projects. In 2016, Doc Alliance again nominated 7 outstanding films that will be vying for the 9th annual Doc Alliance Selection Award. The name of the winning title will be announced on August 7, 2016 during an official ceremony at the Locarno International Film Festival.

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- 13.6.2016 -

15 documentary festival hits in the second edition of KineDok

15 documentary festival hits in the second edition of KineDok

Last year saw the launch and pilot edition of KineDok, a unique international project presenting the screenings of creative documentary films enhanced by the debates with the authors of the films and various experts and by other interesting accompanying events. In 2016, this project, organized by the Institute of Documentary Film, offers 15 more European documentaries and brings site specific screenings also to the new audiences in Poland and Norway. Within the Czech Republic, the fans of creative documentaries have a chance to visit more than 150 screenings at at least 25 diverse places and explore current Czech and European documentary production.

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- 9.5.2016 -

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