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.
Uniondocs Collaborate Looking for Applicants

Uniondocs Collaborate Looking for Applicants

20.06.2011 | jak | Articles

Run by the NY-based non-profit media arts organization UnionDocs, the UnionDocs ...
Bakhmaro (dir. Salome Jashi, Georgia, Germany 2011)

Bakhmaro, Edge of Russia and Family Instinct at Silverdocs

20.06.2011 | jak | Articles

The 9th Silverdocs (June 20 - 26, 2011) will screen more than 100 docs ...
Marija's Own (dir. Željka Sukova, Croatia 2011)

46th Karlovy Vary IFF Unveils Documentary Lineup

17.06.2011 | jak | Articles

The Croatian documentary musical Marija's Own has made it into the East ...
CINETRAIN Ready for Russian Winter

CINETRAIN Ready for Russian Winter

16.06.2011 | jak | Articles

Cinetrain, a filmmaking programme that offers perhaps more hands-on experience ...
Documentary Filmmaker Looking for Archive Footage

Documentary Filmmaker Looking for Archive Footage

14.06.2011 | jak | Articles

Austrian filmmaker and producer Friedrich Moser is looking for private ...
Toys (d: Lina Luzyte / p: Dagne Vildžiunaite)

Film of the Week: Toys

13.06.2011 | jak | Articles

As the Ex Oriente Film session 2 starts on Monday, June 13, it might be ...
Autumn Gold (dir. Jan Tenhaven, Austria/Germany 2010)

MAKEDOX Peeling Docs for Macedonia

13.06.2011 | jak | Articles

MakeDox - the onion festival is back (June 15 - 24, 2011), bringing some ...
Pavel Koutecký Award Goes to Earhlings

Pavel Koutecký Award Goes to Earhlings

07.06.2011 | jak | Articles

Earthlings, Who Are You Voting for?, a documentary film by Linda Jablonská ...
Our School (dir. Mona Nicoară, Miruna Coca-Cozma, Romania, Switzerland, USA 2011)

Film of the Week: Our School

06.06.2011 | jak | Articles

Our School by Mona Nicoară and Miruna Coca-Cozma follows the stories of ...
Our School (dir. Mona Nicoară, Miruna Coca-Cozma, USA / Switzerland 2011)

10th Transilvania Fest to Open in Cluj and Sibiu

01.06.2011 | jak | Articles

Several documentaries that in the past attended some of our activities ...