DOKweb Content
www.DOKweb.net 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. www.DOKweb.net 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, 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 www.DOKweb.net). 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.

DEFA-Stiftung - DEFA Foundation

Country Germany Type of link Funding
DEFA Foundation maintains the collection of the DEFA Studio films and makes part of the film heritage accessible to public. DEFA also provides financial support to German cinema in the form of film project funding, scholarships and film awards.

Contact

DEFA-Stiftung - DEFA Foundation
Chausseestraße 103
10115 Berlin
Phone:
+49 (0) 30 - 2 46 56 21 01
Fax:
+49 (0) 30 - 2 46 56 21 49
WWW:
Email:

Department of Arts, Sport and Tourism - Government of Ireland

Country Ireland Type of link Organization/Institute, Funding
The Department was formed in June 2002 and its mission is: "To enrich Irish society by supporting the growth of a competitive and sustainable tourism industry and increasing access to, and participation in sport, the arts and culture." Its objectives in th efield of art are: the formulation, development and evaluation of policy and structures to promote and foster the practice and appreciation of the creative and interpretative arts and to encourage the development of the Irish film industry; enabling the national cultural institutions, as integral elements of the national culture, to preserve, protect and present for the benefit of present and future generations our moveable heritage and cultural assets.

Contact

Department of Arts, Sport and Tourism - Government of Ireland
23 Kildare Street
Dublin 2
Phone:
+3531 631 3800
Fax:
+3531 661 1201
WWW:

Diputación Provincial de Almería - Regional Council of Almería

Country Spain Type of link Funding
The Regional Council of Almería supports production, distribution, promotion and training activities in the audiovisual sector and allocates subsidies for the production of animated, (first) feature, short, documentary films and TV fiction.

Contact

Diputación Provincial de Almería - Regional Council of Almería
Palacio Provincial, C/ Navarro Rodrigo, 17
04001 Almería
Phone:
+34 950 211 100
Fax:
+34 950 269 785
WWW:
Email:

Direzione Generale per il Cinema - Italian Film Board

Country Italy Type of link Funding
Direzione Generale per il Cinema funds Italian film production by means of indirect intervention for feature-length and short films, and by direct intervention that take the form of premiums for quality and contributions to the box office takes.

Contact

Direzione Generale per il Cinema - Italian Film Board
Via della Ferratella in Laterano, 51
0184 Rome

Dutch Cultural Broadcasting Fund

Country The Netherlands Type of link Funding
The Dutch Cultural Broadcasting Fund aims at encouraging the development and production of cultural radio and television programmes by the national and regional public broadcasting companies.

Contact

Dutch Cultural Broadcasting Fund
Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 12
1017 RC Amsterdam
Phone:
+31 020 623 39 01
Fax:
+31 020 625 74 56
WWW:
Email:

Ecla Aquitaine - Pôle Cinéma & Audiovisuel

Country France Type of link Organization/Institute, Funding
ECLA Aquitane was established in 1999 with the aim to facilitate participation in co-productions by local producers, support, encourage, promote and market film in the country or region by encouraging film-makers to produce in the geographical area and to work with regional film commissions and other similar organisations.

Contact

Ecla Aquitaine - Pôle Cinéma & Audiovisuel
Bâtiment 22, Rue des Terres Neuves
33130 Bègles
Phone:
+33 556 017 870
Fax:
+33 556 017 830
WWW:
Email:

EM Media

Country United Kingdom Type of link Producer, Funding
EM Media is the Regional Screen Agency for the East Midlands, one of a network of nine agencies covering England. Our core mission is to place media at the heart of the creative economy of the East Midlands. Aims: TALENT Identifying, growing and supporting the cultural, creative and economic ambitions of the region’s dynamic talent pool and enhancing the region’s reputation for innovative practice and distinctive voices. AUDIENCES AND MARKETS Developing the range of markets, audiences and opportunities for consumption of digital product and encouraging participation, understanding and engagement with all forms of media product, especially as tools for learning. BUSINESS Utilising key business functions and practices (R&D, feasibility testing, fundraising, market intelligence and communication) to shape our business to inform and invest in film and media businesses.

Contact

EM Media
35-37 St Mary's Gate
NG1 1PU Nottingham
Phone:
+44 115 934 9090
Fax:
+44 115 950 0988
WWW:
Email:

Estonian Film Foundation

Country Estonia Type of link Film Center , Distributor, Organization/Institute, Funding
The Estonian Film Foundation (Eesti Filmi Sihtasutus) was established in 1997 by the Government of Estonia as a private legal institution with the task of financing Estonian film production; establishing and developing international film contacts; promoting Estonian films at home and abroad; supporting the training of Estonian filmmakers and audiovisual professionals; creating and maintaining Estonian film databases. Estonian Film Foundation represents Estonia at international film festivals, markets and organisations. Estonia is a member of MEDIA Plus and European Audiovisual Observatory. As of January 2004, Estonia also joined Eurimages.

Contact

Estonian Film Foundation
Uus 3
10111 Tallinn
Phone:
+372 627 6060
Fax:
+372 627 6061
WWW:
Email:

Estonian Institute

Country Estonia Type of link Organization/Institute, Funding
The Estonian Institute was founded in 1989. Its activities are supported by the Ministry of Culture the majority of projects are funded by a number of different sources. In its foundation, the Institute followed the model of various organisations which have been successfully introducing and mediating the culture of their countries for decades (e.g. the British Council, Swedish Institute, Danish Cultural Institute, Goethe Institute). The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is a long-standing partner as regards the publication and distribution of the information materials about Estonia. In addition, the Institute has had a great number of co-operation projects with several other institutions from the public, private and third sectors.

Contact

Estonian Institute
Suur-Karja 14
10140 Tallinn
Phone:
+372 631 4355
Fax:
+372 631 4356
WWW:
Email:

Estonian National Culture Foundation

Country Estonia Type of link Funding
The Supreme Council of the Republic of Estonia established the Estonian National Culture Foundation on June 19, 1991. Its aim is to aid the preservation and development of Estonian national culture. Since 1991, the Foundation has issued scholarships and subsidies totalling thirty-two million Estonian kroons.

Contact

Estonian National Culture Foundation
A. Weizenbergi 20 A-13
10150 Tallinn
Phone:
+372 601 3428
Fax:
+372 601 3429
WWW:
Email:

ETISAL Fund

Country Egypt Type of link Funding Deadline month June
LAFF (Luxor African Film Festival) decided to start its ETISAL Fund which aims to support up and rising 18 to 30 years old African filmmakers, who currently live in Africa, to produce their films. ETISAL is aiming to raise funds up to 100,000 USD in order to support these filmmakers to overcome their challenges and realize their creativity.

Contact

ETISAL Fund
33, Haroun St., Doki, Giza
12311 Cairo

Eurimages - Co-production, Distribution, Digitisation

Country France Type of link Funding Deadline month October
Eurimages is the cultural support fund of the Council of Europe. Established in 1989, it currently numbers 36 of the 47 member states of the Strasbourg-based Organisation. Eurimages promotes the European audiovisual industry by providing financial support to feature films, animations and documentaries produced in Europe. In doing so, it encourages co-operation between professionals established in different European countries. Eurimages has a total annual budget of €25 million. This financial envelope derives essentially from the contributions of the member states as well as returns on the loans it grants. Eurimages has four support schemes: - cinema co-production, - theatrical distribution, - exhibition and - digital equipment for cinema theatres.

Contact

Eurimages - Co-production, Distribution, Digitisation
Council of Europe, Agora Building
Allée des Droits de l'Homme
F-67075 Strasbourg Cedex
Phone:
+33 388 412 640
Fax:
+33 388 412 760
WWW:
Email:

Eurimages - Exhibition Support

Country France Type of link Funding Deadline month September
Eurimages is the Council of Europe fund for the co-production, distribution and exhibition of European cinematographic works. Set up in 1988 as a Partial Agreement it currently has 34 Member States. Eurimages aims to promote the European film industry by encouraging the production and distribution of films and fostering co-operation between professionals. Bearing this in mind, Eurimages has developed four funding programmes: - Assistance for co-production; - Assistance for distribution; - Assistance to cinemas; - Assistance to digitisation for Eurimages funded projects

Contact

Eurimages - Exhibition Support
Council of Europe - Agora Building
Allée des Droits de l'Homme
F-67075 Strasbourg Cedex

Eurimages Fund / Europa Cinemas

Country Poland Type of link Organization/Institute, Funding
Polish representative: Irena Strzałkowska

Contact

Eurimages Fund / Europa Cinemas
Studio Filmowe "Tor"
ul. Pulawska 61
02-595 Warsaw
Phone:
+48 228 455 303
Fax:
+48 228 455 303
WWW:
Email:

Euromed Audiovisual II

Country Belgium Type of link Funding
A programme aiming at enhancing Euro-Mediterranean audiovisual co-operation. Euromed Audiovisual II is geared towards professionals, institutions and national organizations in the audiovisual field from the following countries and territories: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Israel, Lebanon, Morocco, Syria, the Palestinian Authority, Tunisia and Turkey, in order to create sustainable networks between the professionals of the two shores of the Mediterranean. For the period 2007-2013, the EU’s development action in the field of culture is financed through two types of instruments: * the implementation of the policy at national and regional level is supported by geographical instruments, such as the European Development Fund (in the ACP countries), the Development Co-operation Instrument (in Latin America, Asia and South Africa), and the European Neighbourhood & Partnership Instrument (in the neighbouring regions); * the thematic programme Investing in people, where 50 million € are allocated to the culture strand under the heading "Access to local culture, protection and promotion of cultural diversity", focuses on the development of policies that allow better access to and preservation of local culture and on offering opportunities for cultural exchange and strengthening contacts between cultural actors as a way of allowing multicultural and multiethnic dialogue aimed at the improvement of mutual understanding and respect, and preservation of local and indigenous culture and values.

Contact

Euromed Audiovisual II
84, Avenue Besme
1190 Brussels
Phone:
+32 253 935 55
Fax:
+32 253 940 44
WWW:
Email:

Europa Cinemas

Country France Type of link Organization/Institute, Funding Deadline month August
Europa Cinemas has become the first cinema network with a mainly European programming. The network provides a financial support to cinemas that commit themselves to the programming of a significant number of non-domestic European films and to the organisation of promotional activities concerning European films for young audiences.

Contact

Europa Cinemas
54, Rue Beaubourg
75003 Paris
Phone:
+33 142 715 370
Fax:
+33 142 714 755
WWW:
Email:

European Foundation Joris Ivens

Country The Netherlands Type of link Funding
The European Foundation Joris Ivens has an international, in particular European orientation. It aims at: 1. Maintaining and promoting the repute of the life and work of Joris Ivens with the public, especially by managing the Joris Ivens Archives in order to make them accessible to an interested public| 2. Creating a meeting-point for film makers and promoting the art of documentary films made from a humanitarian point of view. The Foundation organises various activities, in particular: initiating, advising, supervising and/or supporting projects referring to the life and work of Joris Ivens| organising meetings, exhibitions, festivals, conferences, etc.| initiating and supporting activities relating to the advancement of the creative documentary film| co-operating with similar organisations.

Contact

European Foundation Joris Ivens
P.O. Box 606
NL-6500 Nijmegen
Phone:
+31-(0)24 3888774
Fax:
+31-(0)24 3888776
WWW:
Email:

Federal Ministry for Education, Arts and Culture Austria

Country Austria Type of link Funding
The Federal Ministry for Education, Arts and Culture (Bundesministerium für Unterricht, Kunst und Kultur) in Austria offers a wide variety of federal funding programmes for all segments of contemporary art including the performing and fine arts, music and literature, film, new media, photography, architecture and design. The Film department: Innovative Film, grants for young filmmakers, documentary, animation and experimental films, Filmothek; matters concerning the Austrian Film Institute; representation of Austria in international film bodies (e.g. MEDIA committee, EURIMAGES); film agreements and participation in film-industry agreements; audiovisual matters in the context of WTO and GATS; film heritage.

Contact

Federal Ministry for Education, Arts and Culture Austria
Minoritenplatz 5
1014 Vienna
Phone:
+43 153 1200
Fax:
+43 153 120 3099
WWW:
Email:

Federal Ministry of Culture and Sports Bosnia and Herzegovina

Country Bosnia and Herzegovina Type of link Organization/Institute, Funding
Federal Ministry of Culture and Sports Bosnia and Herzegovina - Ministarstvo kulture i sporta FBiH

Contact

Federal Ministry of Culture and Sports Bosnia and Herzegovina
Obala Maka Dizdara 2
71000 Sarajevo
Phone:
+387 332 541 03
Fax:
+387 332 541 51
WWW:

Film & Kino

Country Norway Type of link Funding
Film & Kino is the main organization for the cinema and video industries in Norway. It was established in 1917. In Norway most cinemas are owned by the municipalities. Film & Kino is a member organization for these municipalities, looking after their interests concerning film, the running of cinemas and video activities. Membership is open to all municipalities. At the moment, it has 149 municipalities as registered members. Film & Kino also administers the Norwegian Cinema and Film Foundation, which was established in 1970. Norwegian law instructs this foundation to charge a certain percentage of cinema ticket sales as well as a levy on video sales and rentals. The activities of Film & Kino for the cinema and video industries are then financed by the foundation. The main objectives of The main objectives of Film & Kino are: supporting the import, distribution and launching of films; development within the cinema and video industries; consultancy and training; information and public aw

Contact

Film & Kino
Box 446 Sentrum
0104 Oslo
Phone:
+47 22 47 45 00
Fax:
+47 22 47 46 98
WWW:
Email:

Film Agency for Wales

Country United Kingdom Type of link Funding
Established in July 2006, the Film Agency for Wales is the sole Agency for film in Wales, with a remit to ensure that the economic, cultural and educational aspects of film are effectively represented in Wales, the UK and the world. As a strategic agency, the Film Agency aims to facilitate the emergence of a viable and sustainable Welsh film industry and to promote a vibrant and dynamic film culture. The agency supports the development, production, exhibition and distribution of feature and full-length documentary films.

Contact

Film Agency for Wales
S4C Media Centre
Llanishen
CF14 5DU Cardiff

Film Center Serbia

Country Serbia Type of link Film Center , Organization/Institute, Funding
Film Center Serbia (FCS) is an institution based on the achievements of the highly respected Film Institute (1963-2004). FCS was established in 2004 under the Ministry of Culture, with the aim of strategic development and reconstruction of the Serbian film industry. FCS was established: • to creatively stimulate and administer financial support to Serbian cinema on behalf of the Ministry of Culture of Serbia, through annual competitions for screenplay and project development, film production and postproduction. • to create a legal and administrative framework for the development of film industry and therefore facilitate the necessary transformation of film industry and culture while upholding the standards of the European Union. • to allow for the distribution and copyright enforcement of the cinematic cultural heritage. • to create better conditions for the professional advancement of all structures that make up the Serbian film industry. FCS represents Serbian films and film industry at all major festivals and markets – including Cannes, Berlin, Venice, Toronto, Rotterdam, Karlovy Vary, Locarno, Pusan etc.

Contact

Film Center Serbia
Zagrebacka 9/III
11000 Belgrade
Phone:
+381 112 625 131
Fax:
+381 112 634 253
WWW:
Email:

Film Commission Virtual de Galicia

Country Spain Type of link Organization/Institute, Funding
The agency offers information about the region of Galicia, infrastructure, local professionals and organizations, legal and funding issues.

Contact

Film Commission Virtual de Galicia
Rúa do Hórreo, 61
15702 Santiago de Compostela
Phone:
+34 981 545 098
Fax:
+34 981 545 847
WWW:
Email:

Film Consult

Country Austria Type of link Funding
FILM FINANCING Film Subsidies (Public Equity) Film Consult has good contacts to the regional Film Subsidies in Austria and assists foreign producers from the early stages of applying to the respective Subsidy Boards till the final audit of the granted subsidy. Investment (Private Equity) Film Consult specialises in the closing of financing gaps and is in a position to assist foreign producers in finding private investors which will pay a certain amount subject to getting certain rights (e.g. all rights for the German speaking territory; first position recoupment out of revenues). SERVICE PROVIDING FILM/TV Film Consult supports foreign producers from Prep till Wrap, and this in all fields of film production: * Doing the Austrian Budget and/or Part thereof * Location Scouting and Management * Managing Austrian Crew including payroll service * Managing film specific equipment and negotiate with Vendors * Dealing with the owners of locations * Dealing with the authorities regarding shooting permissions * Organising and Handling Casting of Actors if needed

Contact

Film Consult
Garnisongasse 11/13
A-1090 Vienna
Phone:
+43 140 637 70-20
WWW:
Email:

items displayed: 101 - 124

total items filtered: 316

total items in section: 7805

Release filters Filter