DOKweb Content is a portal dedicated to East European documentary film. The news section provides up-to-date information on upcoming and just completed films, interviews with filmmakers and other documentary professionals, in-depth articles exploring the state of documentary filmmaking in various parts of the region, as well as insightful texts on current trends, funding, etc. The portal also boasts the largest published databases of completed and upcoming documentary films from Eastern Europe, an industry directory, as well as trailers and original video content. is IDF´s key online project that provides comprehensive details on all IDF´s activities and links them with general information service.
Institute of Documentary Film’s Activities
Founded in 2001, the INSTITUTE OF DOCUMENTARY FILM (IDF) is a non-profit training and networking centre based in Prague, Czech Republic, focused on the support of East European documentary films and their wider promotion. Our activities support filmmakers through all stages of completion – development, funding, production, post-production, and distribution. We aim at individual filmmakers (tailored consultations), groups of carefully selected professionals with projects or films (Ex Oriente Film, East European Forum, East Silver, Doc Launch, etc.), broader professional community (East Doc Platform), as well as the general public (portal We closely work with key int. festivals, broadcasters, distributors, sales agents, markets, or training initiatives and serve as the GATEWAY TO EAST EUROPEAN DOCUMENTARY FILM.
Czech Docs in Světozor Cinema, Prague

Promote your Czech documentary in the Czech Docs 2015/2016 catalogue

04.05.2015 | Czech Docs Project

Institute of Documentary Film and Czech Film Center offer a promotion possibility to the upcoming Czech documentaries. ...
New Czech Documentaries are Heading to Karlovy Vary and to the Cinemas

New Czech Documentaries are Heading to Karlovy Vary and to the Cinemas

29.06.2015 | Czech Docs Project

In the program of the jubilee 50th Karlovy Vary IFF, there will again be a strong representation of new Czech documentaries. For example the newest film by Helena Třeštíková - Mallory; The Gospel according to Brabenec by Miroslav ...
The 50th Karlovy Vary IFF will host KineDok

The 50th Karlovy Vary IFF will host KineDok

22.06.2015 | | Articles

The pilot edition of the international project KineDok takes place in five countries, where it offers screenings of successful creative documentaries at alternative venues such as clubs, cafes, former factory halls or even a chapel. ...
Selected Projects

Documentary projects selected for EX ORIENTE FILM 2015

18.06.2015 | Ex Oriente Film

Institute of Documentary Film is proud to present 12 upcoming documentary projects from the Central and Eastern Europe that have been selected for 13th edition of Ex Oriente Film. ...
KineDok Project Gains Attention of both Audience and Media

KineDok Project Gains Attention of both Audience and Media

29.06.2015 | Filip Šebek | Articles

KineDok, a young project, launched in March of 2015, connecting the fans and makers of creative documentary via screenings and discussions at alternative venues, has been getting positive reactions and attention from both the audience ...
East Silver 2015

East Silver Market 2015 - Call for Submissions

02.04.2015 | East Silver

East Silver, a documentary market specialized in Eastern and Central European documentary, is open for submissions! Submission deadline: June 30, 2015 ...