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Number of films matching this tag combination: 58


The Making Of

DIR: Jan Foukal
2011 / Czech Republic / 26 min



The Perfect Human

DIR: Jørgen Leth
1967 / Denmark / 13 min



The Python

DIR: Laila Pakalniņa
2003 / Latvia / 88 min



The Queen’s Baths

DIR: Sérgio da Costa, Maya Kosa
2012 / Switzerland / 37 min



The Shoe

DIR: Laila Pakalniņa
1998 / Latvia / 83 min



The Water

DIR: Laila Pakalniņa
2006 / Latvia / 12 min


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The wife of Opitz

DIR: Marie Dvořáková
2003 / Czech Republic / 4 min


Verden i Danmark 3

The World in Denmark

DIR: Max Kestner
2007 / Denmark / 40 min



Time and Time and Again

DIR: Markús Þór Andrésson, Ragnheiður Gestsdóttir
2014 / Iceland / 50 min



Two Nil

DIR: Pavel Abrahám
2012 / Czech Republic / 108 min



Under Under Ground

DIR: Viera Čákanyová
2006 / Czech Republic / 18 min


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User’s Manual

DIR: Jana Mináriková
2009 / Slovakia / 16 min




DIR: Dionis Escorsa
2013 / Serbia, Spain / 95 min



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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- 10.8.2015 -

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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