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.

Into Oblivion | Šimon Špidla | Czech Republic | 2011

Docs at goEast, Caravan’s films in competition

12.04.2012 | East Silver

The 12th festival of Central and Eastern European films, goEast in Wiesbaden, ...
I Will Forget This Day | Alina Rudnitskaya | Russia | 2011

DocAviv with East Silver Caravan docs

12.04.2012 | East Silver

Tel Aviv’s International Documentary Film Festival, Docaviv, will present ...
Punk in Africa | Keith Jones, Deon Maas | Czech Republic, South Africa | 2011

Days of European Film: docs on the list

11.04.2012 | East Silver

The 19th edition of Prague’s Days of European Film, an annual exhibition ...
A Letter to Dad | Srdjan Keca | Serbia, UK | 2011

A Letter to Dad at Full Frame, USA

03.04.2012 | East Silver

An East Silver Caravan member, Serbian documentary A Letter to Dad by Srdjan ...
Chronicle of Oldrich S. | Rudolf Smid | Czech Republic | 2011

Awards for East European Docs in Kiev

29.03.2012 | East Silver

The Czech short animated documentary Chronicle of Oldrich S. by Rudolf ...
Strong - A Recovery Story | András Kollmann | Hungary | 2011

Caravan's Strong - A Recovery Story in HotDocs line-up

27.03.2012 | East Silver

At the 2012 Hot Docs (April 26 - May 6), documentaries from Southeast Europe ...
Over and Out | Toomas Järvet | Estonia | 2011

Over and Out in Competition at Visions du réel

27.03.2012 | East Silver

East Silver Caravan’s short documentary Over and Our by Toomas Järvet ...
Abendland | Nikolaus Geyrhalter | Austria | 2011

East Silver Caravan at DocuDays, UA

23.03.2012 | East Silver

The Ukrainian Human Rights Documentary film festival DocuDays, which starts ...
MeetMarket 2011

East European Delegation at Sheffield Doc/Fest

19.03.2012 | East Silver

Just a few weeks ago we offered East European filmmakers and producers ...
East Silver at EDP 2012

East Silver Statistics at EDP 2012

18.03.2012 | East Silver

Last week the East Silver Video Library closed its gates at the first edition ...