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.


European Documentary Network (EDN) has launched an online edition of The EDN TV-Guide, the European TV financing guide for documentary film. It is an essential tool for documentary professionals looking for financing, co-financing and sales opportunities.

The EDN TV-Guide provides all the insight you need to direct your documentary proposals or finished film to the right contacts at leading European broadcasters. The EDN TV-Guide contains detailed information on more than 100 European TV Channels including:
- Channel Profiles
- Documentary Profiles
- Documentary strands, slots, lengths and themes
- Commissioning Editors and Buyers with telephone & email contact details


The guide is a helpful tool in working with financing, co-producing and selling of documentaries within Europe,because it helps producers, distributors, sales agents, directors and other documentary professionals to guide projects and finished films to the right Commissioning Editors and Buyers at the right TV-stations. So far The EDN TV-Guide has only existed in a printed version, but now the additional online version is available. This addition comes with a number of user-friendly search functions, making it easier to search for exactly the right contacts across European boundaries, thematic references, length of slots and much more.

The EDN TV-Guide is an annual publication and was first published in 1993. It is published by EDN. The EDN TV-Guide is accessible through an EDN membership of 110 Euro.
You can read about the online edition of the guide here -

About EDN

EDN is a organisation with +800 members from the documentary film and television business. EDN provides documentary consulting and informs about possibilities for funding, financing, development, co-production, distribution and collaboration across borders. This is done via individual consultation to members on documentary projects, activities like workshops, seminars and conferences as well as through the indispensable
publications DOX Magazine, The EDN TV-Guide and the web site>

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For further information about EDN please refer to this web page -


EDN Press Contact
Ove Rishoj Jensen
Phone: +45 3313 1122
Mobile: +45 303 111 50