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.

Golden Prague TV Festival Call for Enteries

The 48th Golden Prague International Television Festival (October 15 - 19, 2011) is now accepting documentary programmes dedicated to dance and music / performance arts to its competition sections. The festival will also include a video library, tributes and retrospectives and premieres of new music and dance films. Entry deadline: April 30, 2011.

48th Golden Prague International Television Festival
Entry deadline: April 30, 2011
Deadline for sending screener copies: May 15, 2011
Dates: October 15 - 19, 2011

The Golden Prague ITF has been organized since 1964. In addition to the Prix Italia and the Rose d’Or the ITF Golden Prague ranks among the oldest television festivals in Europe.

Today the Golden Prague ITF is a unique and prestigious showcase of TV productions, presenting the world's best music and dance programmes in all musical genres where the basic premise is high artistic quality. It is an annual inspiring gathering of filmmakers, producers, experts and the general public, a place of discovery and a competitive confrontation of the best of what has been produced in this field.

Despite the ongoing financial crisis there were 96 programmes from 22 countries around the world entered in the international competition in 2010 which is more than a ten per cent increase on 2009.

The competition consists of 2 categories: Documentary programmes dedicated to music and dance / Documentary programmes on Performing Arts (Recordings of opera, operetta, musicals, dance, ballet, concerts, etc.).

Click here to learn more about the requirements and fill out the online entry form.