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, INSTITUTE OF DOCUMENTARY FILM (IDF) is a non-profit training and networking centre based in Prague, Czech Republic, focused on the support of Central and East European creative documentary film and its wider promotion.

We work closely with Central and East European film directors and producers and provide in-depth development support for their projects as well as international promotion.

We also work with key international festivals, broadcasters, distributors, sales agents, markets, film institutions, film schools, MEDIA Desks, training programmes, national film centres and various film portals, and serve as the GATEWAY TO EAST EUROPEAN DOCUMENTARY FILM – an indispensable source of documentary projects and films from Central and Eastern Europe.

Speechless (dir. Salome Jashi, DocuDays 2009)

Docudays Call for Submissions

31.08.2010 | Articles

Submissions for the 8th DocuDays UA - Human Rights Documentary Days are ...
Roma Boys Awarded at Fresh Film Fest

Roma Boys Awarded at Fresh Film Fest

30.08.2010 | Articles

Roma Boys - Love Story by Rozálie Kohoutová was announced the best film ...
Registr Now for DOK Leipzig 2010

Registr Now for DOK Leipzig 2010

27.08.2010 | Articles

Until October 1, 2010, you can register online for the 53rd DOK Leipzig. ...
Filip Remunda / Michael Moore / Vít Klusák

Czech Peace in Italy

26.08.2010 | Articles

Czech Peace by Vít Klusák and Filip Remunda will be included in the programme ...
Joachim Polzer at the 2010 Globians

Being in a Tidy Garden

24.08.2010 | Jana Kadrevis, jak | Articles

Though it does not cater to large festival crowds, the 6th Globians Doc ...
DOK Leipzig 2010 to Screen All That Glitters

DOK Leipzig 2010 to Screen All That Glitters

24.08.2010 | Articles

All That Glitters, a feature documentary by Czech filmmaker Tomáš Kudrna, ...
Albert's Winter (Denmark 2009, dir. Andreas Koefoed)

7th Fresh Film Fest to Host Young Filmamakers

20.08.2010 | Articles

Though fiction and animated films heavily outnumber documentaries in the ...
When Clocks Are Off - dir. Tiko Nachkebia (Tbilisi IFF 2009)

Pitch.DOC Georgia Open for Projects

19.08.2010 | Articles

The 2nd Pitch.Doc - a documentary pitching session in Georgia - will host ...
The Mouth of the Wolf, dir. Pietro Marcello (Italy 2009)

Ion B. and Genoese Romance among DOKUFEST Winners

09.08.2010 | Articles

August 8, 2010 - After some 200 films and a number of workshops, debates ...
Heart of Sarajevo Goes to Seamstresses

Heart of Sarajevo Goes to Seamstresses

02.08.2010 | Articles

The Heart of Sarajevo Award for Best Documentary Film at the Sarajevo Film ...