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Spring Thaw

DIR: Peter Liechti
1987 / Switzerland / 8 min

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Time and Time and Again

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

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Here We Are

DIR: Jaroslav Vojtek
2005 / Slovakia / 76 min

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Haiku - Peter Entell

DIR: Peter Entell

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Across the Border

DIR: Jan Gogola, ml., Peter Kerekes, Róbert Lakatos, Biljana Čakić-Veselić, Paweł Łoziński
2004 / Austria / 131 min

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Man Loves Dog

DIR: Nikias Chryssos
2011 / Germany / 35 min

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DIR: João Salaviza
2011 / Portugal / 7 min

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Dreamless Nights - EN version

DIR: David Čálek, Radim Špaček
2004 / Czech Republic / 110 min

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DIR: Laila Pakalniņa
2002 / Latvia / 28 min

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Who will watch the watchman? Dalibor, or the key to uncle Tom's cabin0

Who will watch the watchman? Dalibor, or the key to uncle Tom's cabin

DIR: Karel Vachek
2002 / Czech Republic / 220 min

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DIR: Deborah Stratman
1999 / United States / 63 min

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24 Buckets, 7 Mice, 18 Years

DIR: Marius Stefan Iacob
2012 / Romania / 39 min

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The Art of Catching

DIR: Jessica Anne Bardsley
2011 / United States / 35 min

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Haiku - Serge Giguère

DIR: Serge Giguère

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Czech RAPublic

DIR: Pavel Abrahám
2008 / Czech Republic / 90 min

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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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- 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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