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.


EDN has just released the 2008 edition of their international documentary financing guide. It is an essential tool for documentary filmmakers, producers, distributors and program sellers looking for co-production and sales contacts for their documentaries.


The EDN TV-Guide is known as "the Bible" for European financing of documentaries. It provides all the insight you need to direct your proposals or finished film to the right person at the right place. It is an essential tool in working with financing, co-producing, distribution and selling of documentaries. The EDN TV Guide is an annual publication and was first published in 1993.

The EDN TV-Guide contains full 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

Get Your Copy of The EDN TV-Guide
You will get a copy of the EDN TV Guide 2008 when you join EDN + access to search the online edition.
Join EDN online HERE.

You can also buy the EDN TV-Guide 2008 for 70 Euro + postage.
You can order it HERE.

European Documentary Network
EDN is a member-based organisation for professionals working with documentary film and television. Over 900 members from more than 60 countries have joined EDN, which is open for both newcomers and established filmmakers.


EDN Press Contact:
Ove Rishøj Jensen