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Maris_Maskalans

Latvia

Maris Maskalans

Maris Maskalans is a Latvian cinematographer and director, he usually works with other well known Latvian directors Laila Pakalnina and Andis Miziss...

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andre mata

Portugal

André Gil Mata

Born in 1978. Studied Mathematics. Worked in photography and theatre. Founded the Photography and Cinema Laboratory Átomo47. He is one of the members of “Bando à Parte”. WATER ARK is his first film as a director. He finished in 2012 his master degree in film direction at ESTC and his currently starting his PhD at Film.Factory (Sarajevo).

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Matejka

Slovakia

Lukáš Matejka

Lukáš Matejka is a young Slovak artist focusing mainly on the field of intermedia...

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Daniela Matejkova

Czech Republic

Daniela Matějková

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

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Arunas Matelis

Lithuania

Arunas Matelis

Arūnas Matelis is an acclaimed and internationally recognized Lithuanian documentary film director...

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zaheed

Zaheed Mawani

Zaheed Mawani received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Middlebury College. He subsequently worked in public policy research in Washington, DC before moving to Toronto to seek a career in documentary film. He recently completed an MFA in film production at York University. Three Walls is his first film.

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Alex Mayenfisch

Switzerland

Alex Mayenfisch

Alex Mayenfisch is a Swiss independent filmmaker and producer since 1986...

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Sean McAllister  aktual

United Kingdom

Sean McAllister

Sean McAllister is an award-winning documentary filmmaker celebrated as one of the UK’s most exciting talents...

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Monteith_McCollum

United States

Monteith McCollum

Monteith McCollum is an American documentary filmmaker and film composer...

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ross_mcelwee

United States

Ross McElwee

Ross McElwee is an American documentary filmmaker known for his autobiographical films about his family and personal life, usually interwoven with an episodic journey that intersects with larger political or philosophical issues. Cultural aspects of his Southern upbringing are present in his humorous and often self-deprecating films. He received the Career Award at the 2007 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival.

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Medina

Spain

Aurelio Medina

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Meerkat Media Collective1

United States

Meerkat Media Collective

Meerkat Media Collective is a self-organized community of makers committed to creating artful and thought-provoking films through a non-hierarchical collaborative process.

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Nikos_Megrelis

Greece

Nikos Megrelis

Nikos Megrelis started his professional career in February 1980, working in daily newspapers “To Vima” & “Ta NEA”...

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Fernand Melgar

Switzerland

Fernand Melgar

Fernand Melgar is a self-taught producer, director and editor of documentaries...

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Karel_Melisek

Czech Republic

Karel Melíšek

Karel Melíšek (1905–1942) was an inter-war and war Czech film text writer, script writer (e.g. Father Kondelík and Bridegroom Vejvara, 1937; Woman below the Cross, 1937) and short film director...

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mettler

Canada

Peter Mettler

Peter Mettler is a key figure in the critical wave of 80's Canadian filmmakers. He produces works which elude categorization...

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Sebastian_Mez

Germany

Sebastian Mez

Sebastian Mez was born 1982 in Essen, Germany. After graduating high school, he started an intership at Caspari Film for one year and then he worked as a freelancer...

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thierry_michel

Belgium

Thierry Michel

Thierry Michel (born 13 October 1952) is a Belgian film director, mostly making social and political documentaries. Over a twenty-year period he has made a series of documentaries on different aspects of Zaire (now the Democratic Republic of the Congo). Taken together his films provide a unique overview of the social, economic and political life of the country...

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mickevicius

Lithuania

Audrius Mickevičius

Audrius Mickevičius is a Lithuanian film director and multidisciplinary artist...

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Slovakia

Peter Mihálik

Doc. PhDr. Peter Mihálik, CSc. (1945 – 1987) was Slovak film theorist and historian, critic, aesthetician, publicist, scientist and pedagogue, screenwriter and director...

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My Street Films Conquers Central Europe

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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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The new, already 46th edition of the famous Swiss festival and member of the Doc Alliance network Visions du Réel is literally round the corner. Get ready for the unique atmosphere of demanding and innovative cinema in the charming environment of Lake Geneva in an interview with festival director Luciano Barisone!

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Spring Tour de Doc Alliance

Spring Tour de Doc Alliance

Start the new Doc Alliance festival season with us! Travel to one of the first festivals, for instance Switzerland’s Visions du Réel or Poland’s Docs Against Gravity, or set out to an online festival journey. Leading film directors, festival winners and more than 100 new films in the programme are waiting for you in the course of April!

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