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Georgina_Barreiro

Argentina

Georgina Barreiro

Georgina Barreiro was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina and studied the career of Design of Image and Sound at the University of Buenos Aires...

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Barthel Lars

Germany

Lars Barthel

Director of Photography and film director based in Berlin.

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kristyna_bartosova

Czech Republic

Kristýna Bartošová

The director, a student of the Documentary Film Department at the Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (FAMU), has thus far created only a small number of short films within the context of her studies...

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sebastien baudet

Switzerland

Sébastien Baudet

Sébastien Baudet is a Swiss autodidact screenwriter and director...

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Thomas_Bauer

France

Thomas Bauer

Thomas Bauer co-directed the film Parades, together with Judith Abensour.

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Bause

Czech Republic

Bohumil Bauše

Bohumil Bauše (17 February 1845 – 14 November 1924) was a Czech Teacher, Scientist, Writer and Translator.

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Elton_Baxhaku

Albania

Elton Baxhaku

Elton Baxhaku had only one aim after receiving a Bachelor Degree in Political Sciences from the European University of Tirana: how to combine those years of hard studying with the art of cinema...

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Ruth_Beckermann

Austria

Ruth Beckermann

Ruth Beckermann was born in Vienna where she also spent her childhood. After her studies in journalism and history of art in Vienna, Tel Aviv and New York, she took her degree as Dr.phil in 1977 at the University of Vienna. Since then she has contributed as a journalist to several Austrian and Swiss magazines...

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BEGOVIC

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Nedzad Begovic

During Nedzad Begovic´s career as a director and writer, his films have been presented in more than 250 cities worldwide...

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Sami_Belhaj

Tunisia

Sami Belhaj

As a director, Sami Belhaj, born in 1992, has already produced feature, experimental and documentary films (Je suis sourd, Du sang sous les ailes de pigeons, Touness ya touness). He has also written a number of screenplays, for example Spirit and Le Couloir...

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KA_Bell

United States

Kyle Andrew Bell

Kyle Andrew Bell is a filmmaker and actor from the United States. He is currently based in Los Angeles, California...

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BELLEFROID

Belgium

Bernard Bellefroid

Born in Belgium in 1978, Bernard Bellefroid followed two years of undergraduate studies in journalism. In 2003, he graduated from the National Film School of Belgium (INSAS).

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Peter Benedix

Germany

Peter Benedix

Peter Benedix is a German documentary film director...

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benoot

Belgium

Sofie Benoot

Sofie Benoot (born in Bruges, 1985) lives and works in Brussels. She studied documentary filmmaking at Sint-Lukas Brussels University College of Art and Design.

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Maros Berak

Slovakia

Maroš Berák

Maroš Berák is a Slovak documentary filmmaker with a sense for controversial characters and their passions. He belongs to the same generation of Slovak directors as Marko Škop and Zuzana Piussi...

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Beranger

Canada

Jo Beranger

Jo Béranger is a writer and director.

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Barbora_Bereznakova

Slovakia

Barbora Berezňáková

Barbora is a video artist and filmmaker based in Bratislava, Slovakia and NYC, USA. She graduated at Film Faculty at University of Performing Art in Bratislava, also studied animation and video postproduction in BBAA UPV, Valencia, Spain and Digital filmmaking at NYFA in NYC...

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Bergsmark Ester

Sweden

Ester Martin Bergsmark

Ester Martin Bergsmark is a Swedish filmmaker working in a directing duo with Mark Hammarberg…

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bigert_bergstrom

Sweden

Lars Bergström

Lars Bergström was born in 1962 in Stockholm. He studied at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Stockholm. He has been collaborating with Mats Bigert since 1986.

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Carine Bernasconi

Switzerland

Carine Bernasconi

Carine Bernasconi is a director of film market of Visions du Réel film festival in Nyon...

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News

Visegrad? Where the hell is that?

Visegrad? Where the hell is that?

With this daring motto, playfully ironic visual design and primarily interesting film selection, Visegrad Film Festival presented its programme in Cork, Ireland. How was it, where does it go and why is it actually held in Ireland?

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- 26.9.2016 -

A Showcase of Asian Documentary Film Jewels? TIDF!

A Showcase of Asian Documentary Film Jewels? TIDF!

The interest in all things Asian is growing faster than capital markets in the global world. That goes for documentary films as well. The contemporary production of Asian documentary filmmakers is regularly presented by Taiwan International Documentary Festival.

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- 12.9.2016 -

Gulîstan, Land of Roses Wins Prestigious Doc Alliance Selection Award at Locarno IFF

Gulîstan, Land of Roses Wins Prestigious Doc Alliance Selection Award at Locarno IFF

On Sunday, August 7, young director Zaynê Akyol became the 9th winner of the unique Doc Alliance Selection Award that is awarded since 2008 by the international Doc Alliance platform. The Kurdish director based in Canada received the award during an award ceremony at Locarno IFF. Along with the award, the filmmaker also received financial support of 5.000 euro for her future film.

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- 8.8.2016 -

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