“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
Architect and filmmaker, born in Chile in 1975. Author of the documentary ARCANA, about the last working year of the old prison of Valparaíso, Chile. On 2011 was edited the final edition of ARCANA, that consist on a book that complement the film (www.proyectoarcana.cl).
Aurore Laurent and Adrien Viel are filmmakers and photographers. Inspired by filmmakers like Dreyer, Herzog and Tarr, and influenced by anthropology, they wish to speak of the realities of the contemporary world and human encounters that they find far more entrancing than fiction...
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...