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.

On Rubik's Road / Laila Pakalnina / 2010

Punto de Vista Will Screen Caravan Titles

12.01.2011 | East Silver

The Spanish festival Punto de Vista that takes place at the end of February ...
The World According to Ion B.

East Silver Caravan at DOCPOINT Helsinki

07.01.2011 | East Silver

DocPoint Helsinki, annual Finnish documentary film festival, will welcome ...
Out of Reach (dir. Jakub Stozek, Poland 2010)

Polish Documentary at Sundance

22.12.2010 | East Silver

In mid-December, the Sundance Film Festival (January 20 - 30, 2011) unveiled ...
At the Edge of Russia (dir. Michal Marczak, Poland 2010)

A Closer Look: At the Edge of Russia

19.12.2010 | East Silver

With the winter well underway, it's time we took a closer look at one of ...
East Silver Online

East Silver Market Now Online

26.11.2010 | East Silver

The East Silver Market now offers online access to its video library, with ...
At the Edge of Russia

East Silver Caravan 2011

26.11.2010 | East Silver

East Silver proudly presents its East Silver Caravan selection for the ...
Katka | Helena Třeštíková | Czech Republic | 2010

Katka Awarded at RIDM Montreal

21.11.2010 | East Silver

Katka, the most successful Czech documentary in the year 2010, won two ...
The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu

CPH: Dox Announced the Winners

14.11.2010 | East Silver

Danish international documentary film festival CPH:DOX (November 4 – ...
East Silver

East Silver at IDFA

11.11.2010 | East Silver

East Silver will attend the upcoming documentary film festival IDFA and ...
Russian Lessons

East European Films at Sheffield Doc/Fest

03.11.2010 | East Silver

The international festival of documentary films Sheffield Doc/Fest (November ...