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Directors on the DAFilms portal

Manic

Serbia

Aleksandar Manic

Aleksandar Manic was born in 1966 in Yugoslavia (now Serbia) and has been a successful documentary film maker, writer producer and director for over fifteen years.

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mansky

Ukraine

Vitaly Mansky

Vitaly Mansky is a film director and producer– founder of the only Russian electronic journal on documentary films...

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Nathalie_Mansoux

Portugal

Nathalie Mansoux

Born in Paris in 1974. Finished her master in Ethnology at the University of Paris X - Nanterre in 1999. After an academic year in Lisbon, she has moved there permanently in 2001...

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Alina_Marazzi

Italy

Alina Marazzi

Alina Marazzi is an Italian documentary film director, she lives and works in Milano, Italy...

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Dominique Marchais

France

Dominique Marchais

Dominique Marchais is a French film director and scriptwriter...

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Martin Mareček

Czech Republic

Martin Mareček

Martin Mareček is one of the most remarkable filmmakers of the new generation, being aware of the power of the documentary and the film medium, respectively television medium. Without exploiting it for the sake of self-centered exhibition, he contrarily justifies their existence by commitment...

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Pavel Marek

Czech Republic

Pavel Marek

Pavel Marek is a Czech film director, co-founder of significant experimental film group BulsitFilm...

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Petr Marek

Czech Republic

Petr Marek

Petr Marek is a Czech film director, actor, musician and techer at FAMU in Prague...

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claudia_marelli

Italy

Claudia Marelli

Claudia Marelli (Cagliari, Italy, 1980) left Sardinia at eighteen years of age and went to study in Rome, where she still lives. EMMAUS is the first film she has directed.

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Marie-Clémence & Cesar Paes

France

Marie-Clémence & Cesar Paes

She is both French and Malagasy, he is Brazilian and French.
They make feature length documentaries where music is a way to explore serious topics and fight against clichés.

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Pavo_Marinkovic

Croatia

Pavo Marinković

Born in Zagreb, Croatia in 1967. Graduated in scriptwriting at the Academy of Dramatic Arts in Zagreb. His first dramatic works appear in the early nineties. His plays, performed in Croatia and abroad, have received numerous awards. From the world of theater he moved to television and in the years 1996-2005 worked for the Drama Department of the Croatian TV, supervising scriptwriting on some twenty long and medium-length features, and several miniseries.

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Pedro Felipe Marques

Portugal

Pedro Filipe Marques

Pedro Marques was born on May 3, 1976 in Oporto, Portugal. He is known for his work on A Nossa Forma de Vida (2011), Juventude Em Marcha (2006) and Vestido de Laerte (2012)...

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Marques

Brazil

Rodrigo T. Marques

Rodrigo T. Marques is a documentarist, editor and teacher...

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Antonio Martino

Italy

Antonio Martino

Antonio Martino is an independent filmmaker who lives and works in Bologna…

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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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News

Doc no Rio Through the Eyes of Curator Maria Mendes

Doc no Rio Through the Eyes of Curator Maria Mendes

How did the idea of presenting the Doc no Rio showcase of Brazilian documentary, a part of which is available exclusively online at DAFilms.com, come about? Why does it make sense to be interested in Brazilian film? The curator of the programme Maria Mendes has answers!

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- 29.6.2015 -

Eternal or Factual 19th Jihlava IDFF?

Eternal or Factual 19th Jihlava IDFF?

The Doc Alliance festival season is in full swing! While the film world is preparing for the baking hot Marseille, the fall stop on the film festival map, Jihlava IDFF, is also getting ready; quite intensely in fact. The 19th edition is inspired by the theme of eternity and the festival visitors will be inspired by a truly exceptional guest – Julian Assange.

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- 22.6.2015 -

To the Border of the Sea and Documentary with FID Marseille

To the Border of the Sea and Documentary with FID Marseille

If you have ever doubted the fact that documentary film is an independent means of artistic expression, you have probably never been to the French documentary film festival FID Marseille. The French member of the Doc Alliance platform will welcome the first visitors at the hot French Riviera in less than a month. What will the 26th edition be like?

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- 15.6.2015 -

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