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Directors on the DAFilms portal

sylvia and graeme

Italy

Silvia Maglioni

Silvia Maglioni is an interdisciplinary artist and filmmaker based in Paris. She works together with Graeme Thomson...

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Magnusson

Iceland

Sigurður Hallmar Magnússon

Sigurdur Hallmar Magnusson was born in Reykjavik, Iceland in 1976. He studied literature and philosophy at the University of Iceland and later cinema at FAMU, the Czech National Film School in Prague.

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Nayeem_Mahbub

Bangladesh

Nayeem Mahbub

Nayeem Mahbub is a Bangladeshi filmmaker currently based in Dhaka. He was an Erasmus Mundus scholar in the DOCNomads Documentary Directing Master’s Programme (2012-14), getting the opportunity to live and film in several European countries. His films have played in festivals around the world, including DocLisboa and Fantastic Fest...

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Israel

Adel Mahmoud

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Malinova

Czech Republic

Martina Malinová

Martina Malinová is s student of Documentary Film Departement at FAMU (FILM AND TV SCHOOL OF ACADEMY OF PERFORMING ARTS IN PRAGUE).

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malinowski

Poland

Filip Antoni Malinowski

Filip Antoni Malinowski was born 1982 in Poznan, Poland. Studied Film- and Media Science and Fine Arts in Vienna. Resettlement is his first feature documentary. Lives and works in Vienna, Austria.

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John_Maloof

United States

John Maloof

John Maloof is a filmmaker, photographer and historian. He is also the owner of the photography collection of Vivian Maier ("Maloof Collection") with the aim to preserve her photos for future generations. He is one of the directors of "Finding Vivian Maier" (2013).

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Mathilde_Manderscheid

Switzerland

Mathilde Manderscheid

Born in 1991 in Montpellier, France. French citizenship. Since 2009 Studies cinema at HEAD (Haute École d'Art et de Design), Geneva.

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Manesh

Iran

Sharog Heshmat Manesh

Heshmat Sharog Manesh was born in Iran but moved when Ayotollah Khomeini came to power and has lived in the Netherlands since. He is married to Jet Homoet with whom he directed his sister’s wedding in Iran.

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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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News

A Look Inside DAFilms: Part 4

A Look Inside DAFilms: Part 4

Despite the holiday season, we keep bringing you new documentaries that can travel with you anywhere you go. Each week, acquisitions manager Diana Tabakov selects them carefully for you, searching for them on the websites of festival catalogues and in dark video libraries. Learn more about her job!

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- 27.7.2015 -

Mallory Won – Both at Karlovy Vary IFF and in Life

Mallory Won – Both at Karlovy Vary IFF and in Life

Mallory, the latest film by Helena Třeštíková, received the Grand Prix for the best documentary film at the 50th anniversary edition of Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. The long-term observational film follows the indomitable protagonist on her arduous journey to a dignified life.

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- 20.7.2015 -

Student Film Summer

Student Film Summer

Summer definitely belongs to students and great expeditions. The online summer at DAFilms.com belongs to a great expedition to unique student films from around the world. Travel with us across Europe as well as outside it! Where exactly? Find out in our programme!

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- 13.7.2015 -

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