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Take a unique trip to Balkan with the DAFfilms.com portal! Three films FOR FREE from May 14 to 20


Take a unique trip to Balkan with the DAFfilms.com portal! Three filmsFOR FREE from May 14 to 20


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The Mosquito Problem and Other Stories0

The Mosquito Problem and Other Stories

Problemat s komarite i drugi istorii (Orig.) / 2007 / Bulgaria / 100 min

Awarded SPECIAL MENTION at 42nd Karlovy Vary IFF.

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Beyond The Forest

Einst Süsse Heimat (Orig.) / 2007 / Austria / 75 min

A historical documentary about two of the last Saxons and Landlers shot in small Carpathian villages. In his garden an old man has spread out an old patched sheet. He wants to die there and be eaten by the animals.

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Bahrtalo! Good Luck!

Bahrtalo! Good Luck! (Orig.) / 2008 / Hungary / 60 min

How to hit the Jackpot? This question is not a simple one to answer for anybody. But it's even harder to solve for the two friends in this neo-realistic comedy...

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Shutka Book of Records

Shutka Book of Records (Orig.) / 2005 / Czech Republic / 78 min

Shutka is the largest Roma settlement in the Balkans. At least according to the words of a young local fisherman...

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Iraqi film Homeland winning the Doc Alliance Selection Award 2015

Iraqi film Homeland winning the Doc Alliance Selection Award 2015

Homeland (Iraq Year Zero) by Abbas Fahdel has won the Doc Alliance Selection Award. The winning film is composed of two parts – the first was shot before the US army’s invasion of Iraq while the second part captures the post-war events – providing an essential report on the turning point in the country’s development. Instead of shorthand news features on the events in Iraq, it brings an impressive portrayal of life in the country. Director Fahdel received the award at the Locarno film festival.

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Explore the fascinating world of experimental film!

Explore the fascinating world of experimental film!

Teams organising autumn film festivals keep busy even in the summer months, diligently working on their programme to produce an ever richer and more attractive film offer. This is also the case of Jihlava IDFF which is presenting its first edition of the Fascinations conference dedicated to the distribution and promotion of experimental films.

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- 3.8.2015 -

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 -

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