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.

relations e.V.

Country Germany Type of link Organization/Institute, Funding

Contact

relations e.V.
Blücherstraße 37 A
D-10961 Berlin
Phone:
+49 (0) 306 165 7240
Fax:
+49 (0) 306 165 7250
WWW:
Email:

RFF - Rotterdam Film Fund

Country The Netherlands Type of link Funding
The Rotterdam Film Fund aims at stimulating and strengthening the audio-visual industry in the Rotterdam region. It does so by providing financial support (interest free loan) for feature films, documentaries and television drama productions which are produced, or partly produced in this region. Foreign producers need a co-producer based in Rotterdam. The Rotterdam Commission offers free assistance with locations, facilities, local crew and permits.

Contact

RFF - Rotterdam Film Fund
Jacques van Heijningen Rochussenstraat 3-C
3015 EA Rotterdam
Phone:
+31 10 436 0747
Fax:
+31 10 436 0553
WWW:
Email:

Rhône-Alpes Cinéma

Country France Type of link Funding
The society is financed by the Regional council and by the CNC. Its mission is to fund full-length productions that are made in the region (co-production investment), to ensure the accessibility and distribution of films across the region, and to contribute to the vitality of local culture.

Contact

Rhône-Alpes Cinéma
Studio 24 24 rue Emile Decorps
69100 Villeurbanne
Phone:
+33 (0)4 72 98 08 98
Fax:
+33 (0)4 72 98 18 99
WWW:
Email:

Robert Bosch Stiftung

Country Germany Type of link Funding Deadline month September Event month April
Robert Bosch Stiftung offers new type of film funding by awarding three great promotional prizes for short film, animated film and documentary film by young German and Eastern/South Eastern Europeans. Robert Bosch Stiftung promotional prize enables the winning filmmakers to carry out their project and acquire skills and experience for their future work in the film business. The main goal is to promote joint film production to encourage lasting exchange and development of European cinema. It is focused on Eastern and Southeastern European filmmakers because of its significant cinematografic tradition and stunning creativity under often difficult conditions. The films acquire a wider audience and a cultural landscape of Eastern Europe. A great oportunity to make new contacts and develop social skills. Applications must be made by team groups. The main partners are TV channel ARTE, the Filmbüro Baden-Württemberg, and the goEast Film Festival in Wiesbaden.

Contact

Robert Bosch Stiftung
Postal address: Postfach 10 06 28, 70005 Stuttgart
Heidehofstr. 31
D-70184 Stuttgart
Phone:
+49 711 460 840
Fax:
+49 711 460 84-94
WWW:
Email:

Rogers Documentary Fund

Country Canada Type of link Funding Deadline month April
Rogers established the Rogers Documentary Fund in 1996 to foster the growth of documentary film production in Canada in both official languages. Its creation will help sustain Canada’s tradition of quality, independently produced documentary films and videos and ensure that these productions are seen by the widest possible audience. To secure documentary filmmakers the opportunity to make their art, the Fund will provide financing to original, high-quality, provocative and/or controversial documentaries which are licensed for prime time national broadcast. The Rogers Documentary Fund will inject up to $2 million a year into documentary filmmaking in Canada.

Contact

Rogers Documentary Fund
333 Bloor Street East, 9th floor
M4W 1G9 Toronto
Phone:
+1 416 935 2526
Fax:
+1 416 935 2527
WWW:

Rundfunk & Telekom Regulierungs - Television Fund

Country Austria Type of link Organization/Institute, Funding Deadline month October
The FERNSEHFONDS AUSTRIA (i.e. Austrian Television Fund) was established within the Austrian Regulatory Authority for Broadcasting and Telecommunications (RTR) by an amendment to the KommAustria Act (KOG) as of January 1, 2004. RTR administers the fund and receives EUR 13.5 million from the fees collected in accordance with § 3 Par. 1 of the Austrian Broadcasting Fees Act (RGG). These funds were previously allocated to the federal budget. RTR is responsible for investing the funds and awarding grants for the purpose of promoting television productions. The Television Fund (FERNSEHFONDS AUSTRIA) is intended to make a contribution to improving the quality of television production and the capacity of the Austrian film industry, as well as reinforcing Austria as a media location and ensuring the diversity of the cultural landscape. In addition, the grants are also intended to contribute to the strengthening of the audiovisual sector in Europe.

Contact

Rundfunk & Telekom Regulierungs - Television Fund
Mariahilfer Straße 77-79
A-1060 Vienna
Phone:
+43 158 0580
Fax:
+43 158 058 9191
WWW:
Email:

Sarajevo Art Agency

Country Bosnia and Herzegovina Type of link Funding
The Institution for Cultural-Artistic Programs is, in this country’s long tradition, the institution which worked the longest on the organization of the musical and musical-dramatic programs. With the beginning of war, its activity was interrupted. Thus, in year 1999, the Canton Sarajevo founded “Sarajevo Arts Agency” - the Public Institution for the Cultural Events’ Organization and for the International Cooperation in the Field of Culture. It legally overtook the activities of the Institution for Cultural-Artistic Programs.

Contact

Sarajevo Art Agency
Dalmatinska Street 2/1
71000 Sarajevo
Phone:
+387 33 207 921
Fax:
+387 33 207 972
WWW:
Email:

Sarajevo Cinema Fund

Country Bosnia and Herzegovina Type of link Funding
The Sarajevo Cinema Fund (Fondacija za kinematografiju Sarajevo) was established in 2002 with the aim of helping and developing B&H cinema. It was founded by the Ministry of Culture and Sports of Federation Bosnia and Herzegovina. Besides partial financing of production of feature films, shorts and documentaries, the Fund also gives significant support for script development, film promotion and distribution, film festivals and professional education and training.

Contact

Sarajevo Cinema Fund
Obala Maka Dizdara 2
71000 Sarajevo
Phone:
+387 336 636 93
Fax:
+387 336 643 81
Email:

Sarajevo City of Film

Country Bosnia and Herzegovina Type of link Funding
Sarajevo City of Film is a fund that was established in 2008 in order to support the production of short micro-budget films, developed through artistic and technical cooperation between young filmmakers from South Eastern Europe.

Contact

Sarajevo City of Film
Zelenih beretki 12
71000 Sarajevo
Phone:
+387 332 215 16
Fax:
+387 332 633 81
WWW:
Email:

Scottish Screen

Country United Kingdom Type of link Funding
Scottish Screen is the national screen agency for Scotland with responsibility for developing all aspects of screen culture and industry across the country. We are a relatively small agency seeking to make a big impact. Established in 1997, we are working to drive an integrated screen policy across Scotland, and across the screen industries. We do this through being: * an advisor to government * an advocate for the industry * a development agency * a strategic investor

Contact

Scottish Screen
Second Floor 249 West George Street
G2 4QE Glasgow
Phone:
+44 (0)141 302 1700
Fax:
+44 (0)141 302 1711
WWW:
Email:

Screen East

Country United Kingdom Type of link Funding
Screen East is the screen agency for the East of England. We are dedicated to developing, supporting and promoting the film and media industries and culture in the East of England. We allocate Lottery Funding on behalf of the UK Film Council through the Regional Investment Fund for England. (RIFE). Screen East promotes the East of England as the ideal location for film and television production and attracts inward investment by marketing the locations, facilities, skills and expertise available in the region; develops the talent, skills and innovation of the region’s new and existing workforce; invests in the development of film, television and digital media businesses based in the East of England; creates opportunities for audiences in the East of England to enjoy and experience moving image culture and heritage; celebrates the diversity of the people who live and work in the region in order to break down barriers to working in the media industries.

Contact

Screen East
2 Millennium Plain
NR2 1TF Norwich
Phone:
+44 (0)1603 776 920
Fax:
+44 (0)1603 767 191
WWW:
Email:

Screen South

Country United Kingdom Type of link Funding
Screen South is passionate about developing a dynamic environment in which film and media culture can flourish. Screen South aims to: provide the first port of call for funding and information relating to film in the region, collaborate with existing organisations to develop hubs of activity and expertise, encourage networking and collaboration between media practitioners, work with the industry to set standards for excellence, creativity and innovation, act as an advocate for the region’s film and media industry nationally and internationally, promote the profile of the region to attract inward investment, find creative ways of developing audiences for film and the moving image, promoting opportunities for education and wider access, act as a key route for the flow of information between the Film Council, regional organisations and film makers. The areas of activity Screen South covers are: archive, exhibition, education, production and development, vocational training and film commis

Contact

Screen South
The Wedge 75-81 Tontine Street
CT20 1JR Folkestone (Kent)
Phone:
+44 1303 259777
Fax:
+44 1303 259786
WWW:
Email:

Screen West Midlands

Country United Kingdom Type of link Funding
Screen WM is the regional agency which supports, promotes and develops a sustainable and thriving screen media sector in the West Midlands. Screen WM will: promote the West Midlands region by raising the profile of its diverse locations, promote the West Midlands by highlighting the abundance of talent within the region’s screen media sector, support businesses through skills development and financial assistance, develop talent, from new entrants to professional freelancers and employees, within the West Midlands through skills development, support the region’s moving image heritage and develop access to it, develop and inspire audiences across a broad range of screen media, promote and develop the cultural diversity of the region through the moving image.

Contact

Screen West Midlands
9 Regent Place
B1 3NJ Birmingham
Phone:
+44 0121 265 7120
Fax:
+44 0121 265 7180
WWW:
Email:

Screen Yorkshire

Country United Kingdom Type of link Funding
Screen Yorkshire is the regional screen agency - the gateway to the best in film, broadcast and digital media in the Yorkshire and Humber region. Screen Yorkshire is responsible for inspiring, promoting and supporting a successful long-term film and media sector for the region. Funding and support: feature and short films, business development, training, audiences, programming and education.

Contact

Screen Yorkshire
Studio 3
46 The Calls
LS2 7EY Leeds
Phone:
+44 113 294 4410
Fax:
+44 113 294 4989
WWW:
Email:

Shaw Media-Hot Docs Completion Fund

Country Canada Type of link Funding Deadline month October
The Shaw Media-Hot Docs Completion Fund is a grant program that will provide financial support of up to $100,000 (limited to a maximum of 20% of a project's budget) for production companies to complete specific projects. The Completion Fund is open to producers who have attracted demonstrated market interest in their documentaries. The Completion Fund is expected to support on average 6 to 9 projects per year.

Contact

Shaw Media-Hot Docs Completion Fund
110 Spadina Avenue, Suite 333
M5V 2K4 Toronto, ON

Shaw Media-Hot Docs Development Fund

Country Canada Type of link Funding Deadline month October
The Shaw Media-Hot Docs Development Fund is a loan program designed to help producers get specific projects developed, researched, written and/or packaged and ready for market. The Fund will provide no-interest loans averaging between $10,000 - $15,000 in the early development stage, when projects are at the highest risk and may have not yet secured a market partner. The Development Fund is expected to support on average 10 to 12 projects per year.

Contact

Shaw Media-Hot Docs Development Fund
110 Spadina Avenue, Suite 333
ON M5V 2K4 Toronto

Skillset

Country United Kingdom Type of link Funding, Workshop
Skillset is the Sector Skills Council for the Audio Visual Industries (broadcast, film, video, interactive media and photo imaging). Jointly funded by industry and government, our job is to make sure that the UK audio visual industries have the right people, with the right skills, in the right place, at the right time, so that our industries remain competitive. The Skillset fund offers training grants for individuals, companies and training providers seeking to attend or deliver film-specific vocational training. Film industry professional who wish to attend a training course but need financial support or organisations wishing to run a film specific training scheme and seeking funding may be eligible for support from the Skillset Film Skills Fund.

Contact

Skillset
Focus Point, 21 Caledonian Road
N1 9GB London
Phone:
+44 207 713 9800
WWW:
Email:

Slovak Audiovisual Fund

Country Slovak Republic Type of link Funding Deadline month September
* Support of the development, creation and production of Slovak audiovisual works * Support of propagation and public presentation of audiovisual works * Support of research, education, upbringing and publishing activity * Support of technology development

Contact

Slovak Audiovisual Fund
Grösslingová 53
811 09 Bratislava
Phone:
+421 259 234 545
Fax:
+421 259 234 461
WWW:
Email:

Slovenian Film Centre

Country Slovenia Type of link Film Center , Organization/Institute, Funding
Slovenian Film Fund has transformed to Slovenian Film Centre on the 19th of January 2011. The Slovenian Film Fund (SFF) was established by the state for the purpose of implementing the national cultural programme in the sphere of film production and post-production, and the organization of film festivals and film awards.

Contact

Slovenian Film Centre
Miklošičeva 38
1000 Ljubljana
Phone:
+386 123 432 00
Fax:
+386 123 432 19
WWW:
Email:

Sound and Image Fund

Country Norway Type of link Funding
The Sound and Image Fund was establshed with the aim to support the production and mediate the sound and visual records with regard to the copyrights.

Contact

Sound and Image Fund
Postboks 984 Sentrum
0104 Oslo
Phone:
+47 22 47 83 30
Fax:
+47 22 33 40 42
WWW:
Email:

South West Screen

Country United Kingdom Type of link Funding
South West Screen funds, supports and campaigns for creative businessess, and helps to train and develop those who work within them. Their role is to: * Influence opinion – working behind the scenes shaping the decisions and policies which impact on your business. * Raise awareness – highlighting the importance of the creative media industries to the economy and culture of the South West. * Invest in creative people – helping professionals, newcomers and young people expand their skills and horizons. * Provide investment - supporting talent, encourage innovation and help develop new ideas. * Connect people – putting people, businesses and organisations in touch to enable effective training, networking and knowledge-sharing.

Contact

South West Screen
St Bartholomews Court, Lewins Mead
BS1 5BT Bristol
Phone:
+44 117 952 9977
Fax:
+44 117 952 9988
WWW:
Email:

Southern Transdubia Film Fund

Country Hungary Type of link Funding
The main goal of The Southern Transdanubia Film Fund Project is to enhance the film initiatives and to strengthen the film industry's basis in the Pécs region. The film fund plans to support film productions, young artists as well as film education. The film fund project cooperates with the MMK (Motion Picture Public Foundation of Hungary) the Visual Art Faculty of the University of Pécs, the Pollack Mihály Faculty of Engineering (University of Pécs) the Greenhill Studios Company (studio facilities) and the Studio Beastarts Company (3D Digital Animation Studio).

Contact

Southern Transdubia Film Fund
Lyceum u. 7.
7621 Pécs
Phone:
+36 72 513 100
Fax:
+36 72 513 099
WWW:
Email:

State Culture Capital Foundation of Latvia

Country Latvia Type of link Funding
The aim of the State Culture Capital Foundation (SCCF) is to promote a balanced development of creativity in all the branches of art and preservation of the cultural heritage in the country in conjunction with the guidelines of the state cultural policy. The SCCF does not deal with any commercial activities. The SCCF announces and administers culture projects’ competitions, allots life long grants for culture and arts workers for their life achievement in development of culture and art and gives financial support to short term educational, creative or scientific travels abroad.

Contact

State Culture Capital Foundation of Latvia
Vilandes iela 3
LV-1010 Riga
Phone:
+371 750 3177
Fax:
+371 750 3897
WWW:
Email:

Sundance Documentary Film Program

Country USA Type of link Funding Deadline month February
The Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program (DFP) is a resource for independent documentary filmmakers worldwide working on cinematic documentaries focused contemporary themes. Year-round support spans granting between $1 and $2 million per year, Creative Documentary Labs for directors and producers at the Sundance Resort every summer, work-in-progress screenings held globally, discussions and presentations by invitation worldwide, documentary support at the Sundance Film Festival and the Sundance Creative Producing Summit, and a variety of convenings and partnerships designed to amplify the use of film as a tool for increasing awareness of key global challenges, and motivate change towards more open and equitable societies.

Contact

Sundance Documentary Film Program
5900 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 800
CA 90036 Beverly Hills, LA
Phone:
+1 310 360 1981
Fax:
+1 310 360 1969
WWW:
Email:

items displayed: 276 - 299

total items filtered: 319

total items in section: 7852

Release filters Filter