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, 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.

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The successful projects selected for EEF 2015 will be announced here in January 2015.


Participation fee: EUR 100 / selected project + EUR 300 fee for accommodation, lunches and coffee breaks per project (= EUR 400 for two people) 

Successful applicants whose projects are selected have until January 31, 2015 to pay the participation fee. Projects that fail to pay the fee, will be excluded from participation at the East European Forum workshop and pitching session.

Payment details:
Česká spořitelna a.s., Olbrachtova 1929/62,140 00 Praha 4, Czech Republic
Account Holder:  Institut dokumentarniho filmu (IDF), Account Number: 5865142/0800
IBAN: CZ3208000000000005865142, SWIFT: GIBA CZ PX 
Please specify the project title in the transfer details. 
Note: Any bank fees relating to the money transfer will be paid by the applicant.

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