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Barbara Off

Project Manager & Programmer
A Case Study in Collaborative Documentary Filmmaking: Among Us Women

Barbara Off leads the Africa focus DOK.network Africa of the International Documentary Film Festival DOK.fest München. She established the African Encounters with films from and about Africa at the festival, initiated partnerships with film festivals on the continent and created a residency programme for festival coordinators and emerging documentary filmmakers. She is also a programmer for DOK.fest München, with a special focus on the competition DOK.horizonte, highlighting films from countries with difficult film production conditions.