Frank van den Engel
Cerutti Film, Zeppers Film
The film DAYMOHK tells the story of Ramzan Ahmadov, a Chechen dance star and choreographer, whose dance group Daymohk found refuge with the government of the republic. It saved the ancient folk dance from extinction. But the price Ramzan has to pay is great…
Born in 1956 in Moscow. Studied at the University of Moscow, worked as a teacher of Russian language and literature. Shortly before the fall of the Berlin Wall came to the Netherlands, since then has been living and working in Amsterdam. In 2005 directed her first documentary FALLEN ENGEL about Eastern European women brought to the Netherlands to work as prostitutes. Worked on several films on Chechnya.
2005 Fallen Engel