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Directors on the DAFilms portal
Pedro Neves was born in Leiria in 1977. He graduated in Communication Science, did a post graduate course in Documentary (2002) and a masters in Culture and Communications, specialising in Documentary, where he wrote a dissertation about the documentation of the April Revolutionary years, in Porto University.
Filmmaker, graduate of Tel Aviv University's film and television school. Her short films have been screened in numerous festivals (Sundance, Locarno, San Sebastian and many others), won awards and were purchased for screening by international television networks (ARTE, CBC, YLE)...
Marouan Omara is a Director working with film, video and photography, born in 1987 in Cairo, Egypt. He got his Diploma in Film-making at Art & Technology of Cinema Academy and his BA from Applied Arts, Helwan University in 2011. He as well works as a film & video instructor at the German University in Cairo. His films have been shown in major international film festivals.
Yiorgos Panteleakis was born in Athens, Greece. After graduating Greek Lyceum he left the country for the United States of America where he resided for the following ten years. He has studied drama as acting – directing major in Essex College in Baltimore, famous for their great theatre scene...