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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.


VIENNA - PRAGUE - BRATISLAVA. On October 9, 10 and 11, the three capitals will host press conferences that will provide information about the upcoming Jihlava IDFF, East European Forum, East Silver Doc Market, and about the Doc-Air portal. We're looking forward to answering your questions and seeing you in Jihlava!


When: 14:00, Tuesday, October 9, 2007
Where: Czech Centre (Tschechisches Zentrum), Herrengasse 17, Vienna

When: 12:30, Wednesday, October 10, 2007
Where: Evald Cinema, Národní 28, Prague 1

When: 14:00, Thursday, October 11, 2007
Where: Central European House of Photography, Prepoštská 4, Bratislava


What information will you get at the press conferences?
Jihlava IDFF - programme of this year's festival, guests, focus of both the competitive and non-competitive sections.
East European Forum - new documentary projects from Eastern Europe, guests at this year's EEF: European broadcasters, distributors, funds, etc. 
East Silver - details about East European films that will be offered in digital format to European festival programmers, distributors and buyers. 
Doc-Air - new documentary releases that are available on the portal. 


Questions will be taken by Marek Hovorka and Andrea Slováková - Jihlava IDFF, Hana Rezková - IDF, Miriam Šimková - East Silver, and Nina Numankadič - Doc-Air.