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Events on the DAFilms portal

Dreams, Sports, Coal and Much More

This is currently the Event of the week!

Dreams, Sports, Coal and Much More

From February 1 to 14, DAFilms.com presents a collection of films seeking contrast and offering a unique visual perspective of our present and recent past. The inspiring films straddle the documentary, essay and experiment genre and were screened at the past year’s edition of the prestigious International Film Festival Rotterdam. The selection includes both short and feature-length films. Watch them until February 14 for free.

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DAFilms portal celebrates 10 years. Win a film subscription and luxurious champagne

DAFilms portal celebrates 10 years. Win a film subscription and luxurious champagne

In 2016, DAFilms.com celebrates its 10th anniversary. We have prepared an anniversary selection of 5 films for you. From January 25 to 31, you can watch them completely for free. Moreover, if you answer the quiz questions concerning the films correctly, you can win 1 of 10 subscriptions and watch all the films on our portal (there are over 1300!). On top of that, one of you will win a bottle of real champagne.

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This Is Not a Film. Panahi at DAFilms

This Is Not a Film. Panahi at DAFilms

This week, DAFilms brings the first film made by Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi and his colleague Mojtaba Mirtahmasb after Panahi’s filmmaking ban.

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My eyes, your eyes… We present a selection of Iranian documentaries

My eyes, your eyes… We present a selection of Iranian documentaries

From January 13 to 17, the 5th edition of the Festival of Iranian Films will be held in Prague. In the two weeks from January 4 to 17, DAFilms will offer an exclusive selection of documentary films closely related to the festival programme.

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We are bringing you the best of 2015!

We are bringing you the best of 2015!

At the very end of 2015, we present a selection of films that you liked the most. You can watch them for free until Sunday, January 3. Make time for quality documentaries during Christmas and the New Year!

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The World as Seen by Miroslav Janek

The World as Seen by Miroslav Janek

Watch an online retrospective of films by Miroslav Janek in the course of two December weeks. DAFilms.com presents ten of his films until Sunday, December 20 for free.

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My Street Films Reveals the Stories of Your Street, City and Surroundings

My Street Films Reveals the Stories of Your Street, City and Surroundings

Before you put yourselves and your cameras to winter sleep, have a look at this year’s harvest of My Street Films. The project that invites the general public to make their own short films from their surroundings expanded from its British home to the Czech Republic in 2014 and further to Slovakia, Poland and Hungary in 2015. From November 30 to December 6, you can watch the best films from Central Europe’s streets from the comfort of your home completely for free.

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Kaleidoscope from Contemporary America. Films by David Redmon and Ashley Sabin

Kaleidoscope from Contemporary America. Films by David Redmon and Ashley Sabin

This week, we present a retrospective of American documentary duo David Redmon and Ashley Sabin. Watch 5 of their films portraying the US in a global context until Sunday, November 29 for free!

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Five new films from CPH:DOX

Five new films from CPH:DOX

Attention! For only two days, November 16 and 17, you can watch films introduced at Copenhagen’s CPH:DOX festival for free.

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Portuguese Harvest. Watch Films from Doclisboa International Film Festival!

Portuguese Harvest. Watch Films from Doclisboa International Film Festival!

In the wake of Doclisboa IFF, DAFilms.com presents a selection of Portuguese films from November 2 to 15 for free.

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News

Nina Numankadić: What is important is the quality of the films. We were never after quantity.

Nina Numankadić: What is important is the quality of the films. We were never after quantity.

The online documentary cinema DAFilms.com celebrates its 10th anniversary. It is one of the first VOD portals in the world. Managing director of DAFilms.com Nina Numankadić replies to 5 questions concerning the directors‘ changing approach to the online distribution of their films and other topics.

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- 25.1.2016 -

Miroslav Janek: I show my cards to the viewers so they can play with me more easily

Miroslav Janek: I show my cards to the viewers so they can play with me more easily

As a bonus to the retrospective of films by Miroslav Janek, we are bringing you an interview with the remarkable Czech director (as well as editor and cinematographer). Learn more about how he drives himself out of the editing room, about Citizen Havel, about shooting with children as well as about his new upcoming project.

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- 14.12.2015 -

New Portal Brings Film to the Classroom

New Portal Brings Film to the Classroom

We are launching a new portal Doc Alliance Academy offering documentary films and teaching materials for secondary schools and universities. In January, Doc Alliance Academy organizes a conference on film education.

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- 9.12.2015 -

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