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.
The Pixel Lab 2012

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21.03.2013 | Articles

The London-based company specializing in the support of creative media ...
Fotographed by: Bartosz Mrozowski

Michael Glawogger's Master Class online

20.03.2013 | Articles

Streaming portal Doc Alliance Films presents yet another not-to-miss opportunity: ...
Let's Make Money (dir. Erwin Wagenhofer, Austria 2008)

Czech Film Fund in Financial Bind

09.05.2012 | jak | Articles

The Czech State Fund for the Support and Development of Cinematography ...
The Power of Emotion (dir. Alexander Kluge, Germany 1983)

Screening Series: Alexander Kluge in Prague

19.04.2012 | jak | Articles

Alexander Kluge in Prague, a series of film screenings organized May 17 ...
Forever Yours (Ikuisesti Sinun, dir. Mia Halme, Finland 2011)

Finnish Doc Fest in Prague

23.03.2012 | jak | Articles

A three-day festival of Finnish documentary films runs March 26 - 28, organized ...
Charcoal Burners (dir. Piotr Zlotorowicz, Poland 2010)

Success Assured: Polish Documentaries in 2011

20.02.2012 | jak | Articles

Polish Docs, an initiative organized by the Polish Film Institute and the ...
Diana's List (dir. Dana Budisavljević, prod. Dana Budisavljević, Miljenka Čogelja, Croatia)

Diana's List Wins EAVE Award in Trieste

25.01.2012 | jak | Articles

The Croatian documentary project Diana's List (Ex Oriente Film 2011) produced ...
1717 Kilometers of Summer 2009 (dir. Jurij Meden, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia, 2010)

Creative Europe Introduced in Brussels

28.11.2011 | jak | Articles

On November 23, the European Commission unveiled Creative Europe, a draft ...
Lost Workd (dir. Gyula Nemes, Hungary/Finland, 2008)

More Light Shed on Hungarian Film Support

22.09.2011 | Articles

Hungarian filmmakers are given some particular outlines of the long awaited ...
Czech TV Announces New Executive Director

Czech TV Announces New Executive Director

22.09.2011 | Articles

On September 21, former head of the Czech commercial broadcaster TV Nova, ...