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Directors on the DAFilms portal

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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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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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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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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Boris Bertram

Denmark

Boris Bertram

Boris Bertram is a Danish documentary film director...

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Angad Bhalla

Canada

Angad Bhalla

He has since worked on videos for groups including Human Rights Watch and the Global March Against Child Labour. His short documentary on the lives of Indian street artists, Writings on the Wall garnered awards at Worldfest Houston and the Columbus Film and Video Festival. It was broadcast nationally on Canada’s Bravo! Network, Indias NDTV, and internationally on Al Jazeera English.

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David Bickerstaff

United Kingdom

David Bickerstaff

David Bickerstaff is a London based artist and the Creative Director at Newangle, a multimedia agency who produce video and immersive experiences for the culture and heritage sector.

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Billeter

Switzerland

Jenny Billeter

Née en 1976 à Zurich. Etudes de cinéma et d’ethnologie à l’Université de Zurich. De 2006 à 2013 membre de la commission de sélection du festival de cinéma Visions du Réel. Chargée de presse pour la Suisse alémanique et la Suisse romande au festival du film de Locarno, à partir de 2011 membre de la commission de sélection des courts métrages. Dès 2011 membre de la commission d’experts non-fiction de la Fondation zurichoise pour le cinéma.

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birgisdottir

Iceland

Ingibjörg Birgisdóttir

Ingibjörg Birgisdóttir (b. 1982) studied at the Iceland Academy of the Arts. Her work is a game of layers, both in her smaller collages and her bigger wall-pieces, as everywhere in her imagery one will find a mixture of old national emblems, waterfalls, mountains, and animals...

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simone bitton

Morocco

Simone Bitton

Simone Bitton was born in Morocco in 1955.
She is both an Israeli and a French citizen and also considers herself as a Moroccan national and an Arab Jew...

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Blahovec

Czech Republic

Bohdan Bláhovec

Bohdan Bláhovec is a Czech documentary filmmaker, journalist and pioneer of Czech slam poetry...

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Jasmina Blaževič

Czech Republic

Jasmina Blažević

Jasmina Blažević is of Croatian origin but lives and works in the Czech Republic. She makes mostly documentaries, many of them were shot in Asia. She also teaches film directing at FAMU, Prague...

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Sascha Bleurer

Switzerland

Sascha Lara Bleuler

Sascha Lara Bleurer is a Swiss theatre and film actress...

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Clara_Boden

Sweden

Clara Bodén

Clara Bodén was born in 1983, and grew up in Östersund, in the north of Sweden. An elite competitive alpine skier until 2003. Runs the company Poczta since 2009 and founded the production company Vapen och Dramatik with director Mariken Halle in 2011...

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Jana Bokova 2

Czech Republic

Jana Boková

Jana Boková, a documentarist of Czech origin, has been living since 1968 in France, Great Britain, the USA and Argentina.

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BONAMY

France

Aurélie BONAMY

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Bondarchuk

Russia

Roman Bondarchuk

Roman Bondarchuk is a graduate of the Karpenko-Kary Theater, Film and Television University (YuriyIllienko’s workshop). His graduation film Taxi Driver won the White Elephant prize from the Russian Film Critic Guild and the Russian Producers’ Grand Prix at the Kinoshok Open film festival for the CIS, Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia, as well as the prize for ‘Boldness and Poetics’ at the 4th KINOTEATR.DOC festival.

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Bontron

Switzerland

Jérôme Bontron

Jérôme Bontron is a Swiss graphic designer. He is a long time collaborator with the film festival Visions de Reél, Nyon...

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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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