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The DAFilms portal selected a special collection of “music” documentaries out of its rich offer. You can watch and listen to! The films Balifilm, Step Across the Border and Sonor are available FOR FREE stream from June 18 to 24...


The DAFilms portal selected a special collection of “music” documentaries out of its rich offer. You can watch and listen to! The films Balifilm, Step Across the Border and Sonor are available FOR FREE stream from June 18 to 24.


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Step Across the Border

Step Across the Border (Orig.) / 1990 / Germany, Switzerland / 90 min

A ninety minute celluloid improvisation.

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SONOR

SONOR (Orig.) / 2010 / Germany / 37 min

SONOR tells us about the encounter of an film musician and a former ballet dancer, who is deaf by birth...

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Balifilm

Balifilm (Orig.) / 1997 / Canada / 28 min

Mettler brings us into the world of the mystical and the unconscious through his exploration of this extraordinary culture.

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Czech RAPublic

Česká RAPublika (Orig.) / 2008 / Czech Republic / 90 min

First documentary about the Czech hip hop scene shows how close the Czech rap can come to humour and irony.

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I Go Where I Want

Pójdę tam, gdzie chcę (Orig.) / 2007 / Czech Republic / 28 min

An intimate portrait of Raduza, one of the most distinctive artists of the youngest generation on the Czech alternative music scene....

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A stroke of Butterfly Wings

Mávnutí motýlích křídel (Orig.) / Czech Republic / 52 min

A stroke of Butterfly Wings a view into the family background of composer Václav Felix from the 1930’s to 1980’s. It shows the sequence of events and context in which Václav’s politically involved procommunist attitude was formed.

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News

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!

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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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