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.

Photos from 2012 East Doc Platform

Apart from all the deals and friendships struck at the 2012 East Doc Platform, there are other lasting souvenirs to help you remember the event. Browse hundreds of images in our online albums to revisit your favourite moments and to see all the people you met in Prague. A big thanks to all guests, participants and visitors for making the first East Doc Platform such a great experience.


East Doc Platform 2012

• Photos from Tuesday, March 6

• Photos from Wednesday, March 7

• Photos from Thursday, March 8

• Photos from Friday, March 9

• Photos from Saturday, March 10

• Photos from Sunday, March 11

• EDP in Black & White

• Photos of Team & Backstage


All photos by Štefan Berec. If you would like some hi-res images, please email us @


Check out our Vimeo page to watch:

• East Doc Platform Trailer

• How to Make a Pinhole Camera