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.

Hell and Back Again (dir. Danfung Dennis, USA, UK, Afghanistan, 2011)

Grierson 2013 Awards Open for International Docs

22.05.2013 | Ondřej Kuhn | Articles

One of the world’s most prominent ceremonies recognizing quality documentary ...
Docu Talents from the East deadline extended: May 20

Docu Talents from the East deadline extended: May 20

14.05.2013 | Articles

Jihlava IFF industry extends the deadline for Docu Talents from the East ...

DOK.Incubator: Leave the Paper, Let´s Pilot

13.05.2013 | Articles

DOK.Incubator presents an open forum about new methodology, used by award ...
Finále Plzeň

New Industry in Pilsen

22.04.2013 | Ondřej Kuhn | Articles

The 26th Festival of Czech Films - Finále Plzeň introduces an industry ...
Angelos Tsaousis @Emerging Producers 2012

Talented Producers Apply for Workshop in Jihlava

17.04.2013 | Ondřej Kuhn | Articles

European documentary producers have another chance to emerge at a specialized ...
Academia Film Olomouc 2013

AFO Industry 4 Science Programme

11.04.2013 | Ondřej Kuhn | Articles

Academia Film Olomouc - 48th International Festival of Science Documentary ...
Credit: Graffiti doc, project pitched @ CrossVideoDays 2012

Last Call: Webdocs and Transmedia Content Sought in Paris!

28.03.2013 | Advertisement | Articles

Apply today - the deadlne for applications is April 11. This year, not ...
The Pixel Lab 2012

The Pixel Lab 2013: Apply Today

21.03.2013 | Articles

The London-based company specializing in the support of creative media ...
DocBarcelona 2012

Submissions deadline today: DocsBarcelona Pitching Forum

18.03.2013 | Ondřej Kuhn | Articles

DocsBarcelona Film Festival industry accepts documentary projects that ...
Submit for MeetMarket Delegation

Submit for MeetMarket Delegation

15.03.2013 | Ondřej Kuhn | Articles

Applications for the largest factual, documentary and interactive media ...