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.

One World extended deadline: November 30

One World extended deadline: November 30

30.11.2012 | jak | Articles

One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival submission ...
Love & Engineering (Tonislav Hristov / Kaarle Aho, Finland) - ARTE Pixel Pitch Prize 2011

Power to the Pixel's 6th Cross-Media Forum

11.09.2012 | jak | Articles

Creatives and experts from around the world will discuss the latest in ...
Armenian Rhapsody (dir. Cassiana Der Haroutiounian, Cesar Gananian, Gary Gananian, Brazil 2012) - Winner: Golden Apricot IFF 2012

Documentary Scriptwriting Workshop in Armenia

04.09.2012 | jak | Articles

8 - 10 young film writers / filmmakers from Georgia, Armenia and North ...
Defending Karadzic (D: Aleksandar Nikolic, P: Gregor Streiber, Germany)

DOK.Incubator Offers Consultations in Bratislava

30.08.2012 | jak | Articles

For its second workshop session in Bratislava (September 14 - 20), DOK.Incubator ...
Informant (dir. Jamie Meltzer, USA 2012) - Cinereach grant recipient Summer 2010 & Summer 2011

Cinereach Call Closing Soon

28.08.2012 | jak | Articles

The non-profit organization Cinereach that awards grants and fellowships ...
Lost Down Memory Lane (dir. Klara Van Es, Belgium, Netherlands 2010) - Case Study @ Piešťany

Seminar: Co-producing Documentaries in Europe

28.08.2012 | jak | Articles

August 31 is the extended deadline for film professionals without project ...
Czech Greens 2003-2005 or What Are You Doing Here? Beat It! (dir. Lukáš Matejka, Daniela Matějková, Czech Republic 2011) Young Czechs Take a Hard Look at Politics

28.08.2012 | jak | Articles

This week, runs a free streaming event featuring four Czech ...
Stremt 89 (dir. Anda Pușcaș, Dragoș Dulea, Romania 2012) - Section: Confrontations

Rule Breakers and Students Meet at Fresh Film Fest

28.08.2012 | jak | Articles

The 9th Fresh Film Fest, an international festival for student and first ...
Private Universe (dir. Helena Třeštíková, Czech Republic 2012)

Private Universe Picks Up Grand Prix in South Korea

27.08.2012 | jak | Articles

Helena Třeštíková's documentary feature Private Universe that traces ...
We Will Be Happy One Day (dir. Pawel Wysoczanski, Poland 2011)

Beyond Education: South Korea's EIDF

08.08.2012 | jak | Articles

The 9th EBS International Documentary Festival (EIDF) takes place August ...