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Kateřina Krusová

Czech Republic

Kateřina Krusová

Kateřina Krusová is a Czech director and screenwriter, graduate of the Department of Documentary Film of the Film and Television Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague...

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Michal Kubal

Czech Republic

Michal Kubal

Michal Kubal is a Czech journalist and TV reporter. He works for Czech TV. He was hold captive for six days in Iraq in 2004...

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kudrna

Czech Republic

Tomáš Kudrna

Tomáš Kudrna is a Czech film director and cinematographer of documentary films. He graduated from the FAMU as a cinematographer (1999) and director (2001), but he found greater application mainly in the field of journalism and documentary. He has worked and is working on a series of programs for the Czech Television...

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kurov

Russia

Askol'd Kurov

Born 1974 in Uzbekistan. Lives in Russia since 1991. Studied Philology, Theatrical and Theological sciences. Worked in Russian theatre and in art design...

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Slovakia

Lena Kušnieriková

Lena Kušnieriková is a director of "Hraničná ulica" that received a special mention in the My Street Films competition in Slovakia in 2015.

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kvapil

Czech Republic

Robin Kvapil

Robin Kvapil studied documentary directing at FAMU (Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts) in Prague. He graduated in theatre directing at JAMU (Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts) in Brno.

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Sylvain L'Espérance

Canada

Sylvain L'Espérance

Sylvain L'Espérance is a Canadian documentary film director and producer with interest in social issues and Africa...

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la Chica

Spain

Fany de la Chica

Fany de la Chica is an Andalusian filmmaker based in London. She did an MA in Documentary at the Royal Holloway University of London.

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Labaye

Belgium

Mathieu Labaye

Mathieu Labaye received his degree in Comics and Illustration at the Saint Luc Institute in Liège. Since 2002, he has worked at Camera-etc, a Belgian animation workshop.

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Joris Lachaise

France

Joris Lachaise

Joris Lachaise is a French documentary filmmaker with special interest in ethnographic topics...

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ladenburger

Germany

Thomas LADENBURGER

Thomas Ladenburger was born in 1975 in Ellwangen/Jagst. His studies began at the San Francisco Art Institute, where he studies almost 2 years with a major in Interdisciplinary Media. Then he returned to Germany and continued his studies at the University of Arts Berlin where he graduated with his Masters in 2005...

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Arash_Lahooti

Iran

Arash Lahooti

Born in Tehran in 1982, Arash Lahooti is a filmmaking and editing graduate. He is a director, producer, and editor of documentary films and a member of the Iranian Union of the Documentary Filmmakers. His first feature documentary is Trucker and the Fox which has been screened in over 45 festivals and received 9 awards.

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Robert Lakatos

Hungary

Róbert Lakatos

Róbert Lakatos is a Hungarian director born in Romania...

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Lamas

Portugal

Salomé Lamas

Studied Cinema (directing and editing) in Lisbon (ESTC) and Prague (FAMU international, Charles University), MFA (Master) in fine arts in Amsterdam, and is a PHD candidate in film studies in Coimbra University.

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pham_ngoc_lan

Vietnam

Pham Ngoc Lan

Pham Ngoc Lan {Phạm Ngọc Lân} was born in Hanoi, Vietnam; in July 02, 1986. He studied urban design and urban planning from 2004 to 2009 at Hanoi Architecture University (HAU)...

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Penny_Lane

United States

Penny Lane

Penny Lane has been making award-winning documentaries and essay films since 2002. Her films have screened at Rotterdam, AFI FEST, The Media That Matters Film Festival, Rooftop Films, Big Sky Documentary Film Festival, MoMA's Documentary Fortnight and many other venues...

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jerome_laniau

France

Jérôme Laniau

Jérôme Laniau was born in 1984 in France. His movies are telling about our urban world through science-fiction stories. His work between documentary, fiction and Art video, has been shown in cinema, festival and Artplaces like the "Palais de Tokyo" in Paris...

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jan_latal

Czech Republic

Jan Látal

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

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Latałło

Poland

Marcin Latałło

Marcin Latałło, director, producer and cameraman – born in Poland (1967), raised in France, where he studied directing at La fémis (National Film School). He attended the Cinematography department at the Lodz Film School.

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Aurore_Laurent

France

Aurore Laurent

Aurore Laurent and Adrien Viel are filmmakers and photographers. Inspired by filmmakers like Dreyer, Herzog and Tarr, and influenced by anthropology, they wish to speak of the realities of the contemporary world and human encounters that they find far more entrancing than fiction...

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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 -

A world in a box - Interview with Słavomir Batyra

A world in a box - Interview with Słavomir Batyra

Read an exclusive interview with Polish filmmaker Słavomir Batyra, director of THE GREAT THEATRE. He will guide you through the recesses of his short film just like his film guides the viewers through the recesses of the largest opera house in the world. Would you like some opera tickets or rather cinema ones? What about taking both?

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- 20.4.2016 -

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