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45th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival


These days, from 2 to 10 July 45th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival takes place. Those who cannot attend the festival we invite to take a look into documentary section from past years here at DocAllianceFilms.com.

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Films for the event

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No Regrets

Ničeho nelituji (Orig.) / 2003 / Czech Republic / 83 min

The film captures family life in the Czech Republic at the end of the millennium, to penetrate the structure of family relations and their transformations, to record the tension between generations, to create an imprint of the lifestyle change.


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Other Worlds

Iné svety (Orig.) / 2006 / Slovakia / 75 min

Awarded SPECIAL MENTION at 41st Karlovy Vary IFF.


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Life in Loops (Megacities RMX)

Life in Loops (Megacities RMX) (Orig.) / 2006 / Austria / 80 min

Timo Novotny's film is a remix of the film Megacities, a visually opulent essay about life in several big cities around the world, which was filmed in 1997 by the Austrian director Michael Glawogger.



Views Of A Retired Night Porter

Views of a Retired Night Porter (Orig.) / 2006 / Austria / 38 min

Awarded the BEST DOCUMENTARY FILM UNDER 30 MINUTES at 41st Karlovy Vary IFF.



Bye Bye Shanghai CZ

Bye Bye Shanghai (Orig.) / 2008 / Czech Republic / 114 min

Distinguished Czech documentarist Jana Boková, who lives in Argentina, decided for her latest film to find out exactly what the word “exile” means. Her first stop is Prague where, after a period of 40 years, she meets up with a friend from her school days, the philosopher Václav Bělohradský.





“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.

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- 16.1.2017 -

Charter 77

Charter 77

We commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Charter 77 by presenting documentary profiles of the signatories to this important initiative of anti-communist resistance. Learn more about the context of this historical event by means of an authentic film experience.

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- 10.1.2017 -

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

Merry and Cinematic Christmas from DAFilms!

A bonus subscription to DAFilms.com is a present you will never get tired of thanks to its diversity. You can get it for your close ones or just for yourself.

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- 14.12.2016 -

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