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.

The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceauşescu (dir. Andrei Ujică, Romania 2010)

Film of the Week: The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu

09.02.2011 | jak | Articles

The winner of numerous festival awards and since last week the best Romanian ...
Hungary 1956

Amateur Footage for Archive Documentary Series

07.02.2011 | jak | Articles

CC&C Production, Paris, France, is looking for amateur footage that capture ...
The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceauşescu (dir. Andrei Ujică, Romania 2010)

Ceausescu Doc Voted Best Romanian Film

03.02.2011 | jak | Articles

The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceauşescu was announced best Romanian film ...
Palavani (dir. Audrius Stonys, prod. Uldis Cekulis)

Film of the Week: Palavani

01.02.2011 | jak | Articles

Ramin aka Fantomas, an old man who was once a formidable wrestler, sees ...
Out of Reach (dir. Jakub Stozek, Poland 2010)

Out of Reach Grabs Honourable Mention at Sundance

31.01.2011 | jak | Articles

Jakub Stozek's short documentary film Out of Reach received Honourable ...
Beyond This Place (dir. Kaleo La Belle, Switzerland 2010, Golden Horn Award, KFF 2010)

February Deadline: Krakow Film Festival

28.01.2011 | jak | Articles

Until Friday, February 4, the 51st Krakow Film Festival (May 23 - 29, 2011) ...
Pavel Kostomarov in Jihlava, October 2010 (Photo by Štefan Berec)

Laparoscopy fo Reality

26.01.2011 | Kamila Dolotina | Articles

In October 2010, at our Industry Section in Jihlava, Kamila Dolotina spoke ...
You Too (dir. Pavel Kostomarov, Alexander Rastorguev)

Film of the Week: You Too

24.01.2011 | jak | Articles

Shot on hand-held cameras by a group of friends and scripted, edited and ...
Declaration of Immortality (dir. Marcin Koszalka, Poland 2010)

DOCPOINT Targets Congo, North and Fusion Docs

21.01.2011 | jak | Articles

At the 10th DocPoint - Helsinki Documentary Film Festival (January 25 - ...
The Devil's Choice (dir. Monica Lazurean-Gorgan)

Co-production Prize 2011: Nominations

20.01.2011 | jak | Articles

Monica Lazurean-Gorgan's documentary project The Devil's Choice is one ...