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Number of films matching this tag combination: 53

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(Un)censored dialogues

DIR: Olga Špátová
2005 / Czech Republic / 26 min

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Ballet 16

DIR: Peter Tscherkassky
1984 / Austria / 4 min

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Blames and Flames

DIR: Mohammadreza Farzad
2012 / Iran / 27 min

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Carmen

DIR: Anja Salomonowitz
1999 / Austria / 23 min

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City of Signs

DIR: Samuel Alarcón
2009 / Spain / 62 min

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Confession

DIR: Oksana Buraja
2008 / Lithuania / 34 min

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Countdown

DIR: Audrius Stonys
2004 / Lithuania / 45 min

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Description of a Memory

DIR: Dan Geva
2006 / Israel / 80 min

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Hacked Circuit

DIR: Deborah Stratman
2014 / United States / 15 min

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He Whose Face Gives No Light

DIR: Andrea Bussmann
2011 / Canada, Mexico / 40 min

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Hero of Our Times

DIR: Zuzana Piussi
2009 / Slovakia / 52 min

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Homi D. Setha, Filmmaker

DIR: Sepideh Farsi
2000 / France, India / 69 min

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Instructions for a Light and Sound Machine

DIR: Peter Tscherkassky
2005 / Austria / 17 min

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It May Be That Beauty Has Strengthened Our Resolve - Masao Adachi

DIR: Philippe Grandrieux
2011 / France / 73 min

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Journal No. 1 – An artist’s impression

DIR: Hito Steyerl
2007 / Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany / 21 min

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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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