“My work has two strands: the first one deals with direct political images of violence, aggression and protest, mostly in Israeli-Palestinian context. It’s critique of news media, researching the complex, both realistic and surrealistic aspects of these images. The second strand of videos is more abstract and universal, dealing with cognitive, environmental and existential issues,” says the director about his works.
Directors on the DAFilms portal
Kristina Vlachová studied at the technical university and the film academy in Prague. Until the middle of the 1980s she worked in book publishing companies. Based on political reasons, she was then allowed to work only in menial jobs until 1989. After the revolution, she focused on the topics of Nazi and Communist heritage in the Czech society...
Was born in Slovakia. Originally he was fascinated by the theatre and wanted to become an actor. He studied cinematography in Prague, FAMU. As a director he wants to create fiction films but he describes his working method as mixing techniques of fiction and documentary way of filming.
Matija Vukšić was born 1982 in Čakovec. In 2005 he graduated in journalism from the Faculty of Political Sciences in Zagreb, and in 2011 in film directing from the Academy of Dramatic Arts. For many years he worked as a journalist and editor with HRT’s News Department, and he is currently an employee of the Documentary Department...
Swiss director, documentary filmmaker, producer, rock guitarist. Born in 1964 in Geneva. In 1988 he graduated from UQAM (Université du Québec a Montreal) in communications, specialization cinema. He made his first documentary in 1990. He worked as a film director at Radio Télévision Suisse (RTS) and the French Swiss Broadcasting Service (TSR).