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Claudine Bories

France

Claudine Bories

Claudine Bories is a French film director. She began her career as a theatre actress...

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Christian Von Borries

Germany

Christian Von Borries

Christian von Borries is a German music composer, conducter and filmmaker...

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Marcin Bortkiewicz

Poland

Marcin Bortkiewicz

Marcin Bortkiewicz is a Polish film director, philologist and actor...

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France

Gaëlle Boucand

Gaëlle Boucand is a french director based in Berlin. Her films interrogates communities or individuals ways of life to make us think about the contemporary society. It is full of philosophical, literary and also poetic researches, breaking the obvious appearances into pieces.

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Bovy

Switzerland

François Bovy

François Bovy is a Swiss filmmaker...

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Michel Brault

Canada

Michel Brault

Michel Brault is a significant Canadien filmmaker, key figure of Direct Cinema movement...

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BRAUMAN

France

Rony BRAUMAN

With Israeli director Eyal Sivan, he co-directed a documentary (1999) on the trial of Adolf Eichmann (1961) based on Hannah Arendt's 1963 book Eichmann in Jerusalem.

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brian_and_melanie

Canada

Brian M. Cassidy and Melanie Shatzky

The films of Brian M. Cassidy and Melanie Shatzky have screened at the Sundance, Berlin, Toronto and Rotterdam film festivals, MoMA, the National Gallery of Art, ICA London and Lincoln Center...

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Richard Brouillette

Canada

Richard Brouillette

Richard Brouillette is a Quebec film producer, director, editor and programmer…

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Martin_Bruch

Austria

Martin Bruch

Boom operator in films. The affliction with multiple sclerosis required a change from the film set into the film-sound studio TREMENS...

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Amaury Brumauld

France

Amaury Brumauld

Amaury Brumauld is a French documentary and experimental film director...

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FATMA BUCAK

Turkey

Fatma BUCAK

For many years Fatma Bucak (Iskenderun, Turkey, 1982) has been reinterpreting the great archetypes which belong to the origins and traditions of the Mediterranean. In her intense photographic and video work not only does she summon back to life their dramatic and narrative power in the first person, but she also causes them to intimately and subversively betray their origins so as to instil them with new possible meanings and interpretations.

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JANA_BUCKA

Slovakia

Jana Bučka

Jana Bučka (also known by her married name of Jana Kovalcíková) is an actor and director, born in 1981 in Nitra, in Western Slovakia.

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Budisavljevic

Croatia

Dana Budisavljević

Dana Budisavljević was born in 1975 in Zagreb, Croatia. Graduated from Academy of Drama Arts, Department of Film and TV Editing. Worked as editor, director and producer of creative documentary films and TV series.

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Switzerland

Hercli Bundi

Born in 1964 in Chur. 1988-92 Studies film in the DAVI (Département d'Audiovisuel de l'École Cantonale d'Art de Lausanne, Bussigny). Since 1992 works as freelance director and author.

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Buraja

Lithuania

Oksana Buraja

Oksana Buraja is a Lithuanian actress and film director...

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Burlan

Brazil

Cristiano Burlan

He is a theater director and filmmaker. He has been active in production for over 10 years and has had the majority of his work featured in festivals such as Havana, É Tudo Verdade and the São Paulo International Film Festival. He has directed films such as SINFONIA DE UM HOMEM SÓ and O BOTO E O HOMEM.

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Andrea Bussmann

Canada

Andrea Bussmann

Andrea Bussmann was born and lives in Toronto, Canada. She has an MA in Social Anthropology and MFA in Film Production.

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Buttignol

Canada

Doris Buttignol

Doris Buttignol is a writer, filmmaker and multimedia artist. She was born and raised in France but began her artistic career in Vancouver, Canada. Doris also studied and lived for several years in England.

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Bystrican

Czech Republic

Ivo Bystřičan

Ivo Bystřičan is a Czech documentary film director and journalist...

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News

Happy Days of Brazilian Documentary

Happy Days of Brazilian Documentary

Why does documentary film have a longer tradition than fiction in Brazil? What trends and themes have ruled in Brazilian documentary in the past decade? We have discussed Brazilian documentary with a most competent person; founder and director of É Tudo Verdade festival Amir Labaki!

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- 25.8.2014 -

Get Ready for the Fall Festival Harvest!

Get Ready for the Fall Festival Harvest!

Slowly but surely, the fall festival season announces its awaited arrival! See what documentary surprises the three Doc Alliance festivals that will open their imaginary film gates in October have in store for you! Get a taste of the festival programmes of Doclisboa, Jihlava IDFF and DOK Leipzig.

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- 18.8.2014 -

Film Is What Stays

Film Is What Stays

The documentary year 2014 has entered its second half and everybody is expectant about the films to be discovered by the fall festival season. The richer the first half of the year in terms of new film titles, the more it has struck the documentary history, which has paid its last respects to several respected and talented filmmakers.

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- 11.8.2014 -

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