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.

Apply for Camp 4SCIENCE with your science documentary project!

Apply for Camp 4SCIENCE with your science documentary project!

21.01.2015 | Hana Rezková | Articles

Have you ever thought about making a film about science? ...
Two in Your House, Text: Elena Gremina, Teatr.doc, 2011 (credit: Vladimir Lupovskoy)

24 Dok, Teatr.doc, Razbezhkina School

16.05.2012 | Hana Rezková | Articles

One might think that Russia is a country that remains completely isolated ...
On Decency (dir. Radovan Síbrt, Czech Republic 2011)

Decent Like Us

19.03.2012 | Hana Rezková | Articles

An interview with Czech filmmaker Radovan Síbrt about public order and ...
Sparta - Slavia (dir. Pavel Abrahám, Tomáš Bojar; producer: Pavel Abrahám, Tomáš Bojar; production company: Cinema Arsenal, i/o post; Czech Republic)

Several Different Films

14.03.2012 | Hana Rezková | Articles

An interview with Czech filmmakers Pavel Abrahám and Tomáš Bojar about ...
Belarusian Toys (director Lina Luzyte, producer Dagne Vildžiunaite, Belarus / Lithuania)

Toys with Polish, Russian and Belarusian Eyes

14.12.2011 | Hana Rezková | Articles

In Belarusian Toys, one of 14 projects that attended our yearlong workshop ...
Motherland or Death (dir. Vitaly Manskiy, Russia 2011)

Slave Inside Us

13.12.2011 | Hana Rezková | Articles

An interview with Russian filmmaker Vitaly Manskiy about Motherland or ...
In a Place of No Change

In a Place of No Change

04.11.2011 | Hana Rezková | Articles

An interview with filmmaker Salome Jashi about barking dogs, intuition, ...
Family Ties and the Power od Reenactiment

Family Ties and the Power od Reenactiment

10.11.2010 | Zdeněk Blaha, Hana Rezková | Articles

At the end of October, Family Instinct by Latvian filmmaker Andris Gauja ...
Banality of Pragmatic Evil

Banality of Pragmatic Evil

08.11.2010 | Hana Rezková | Articles

Romanian director and producer Florin Iepan opens his campaign of denazification ...
Turning a Blind Eye

Turning a Blind Eye

07.11.2010 | Hana Rezková | Articles

Estonian director/producer Marianna Kaat has recently completed her film ...