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.

Pit no.8 | Marianna Kaat | Estonia, Ukraine | 2010

Pit no. 8 in Competition at FLAHERTIANA

22.08.2011 | East Silver

A touching documentary Pit no. 8 by Marianna Kaat is one of the nominees ...
At the Edge of Russia | Michal Marczak | Poland | 2010

Dokufest: Caravan, Swiss Films and Balkan Dox

21.07.2011 | East Silver

The 10th DokuFest - Intl. Documentary and Short Film Festival - presents ...
All for the Good of the World and Nosovice | Vít Klusák | Czech Republic | 2010

Mexican Journey of East Silver Caravan

19.07.2011 | East Silver

Young, but fast evolving international documentary film festival of Mexico ...
July 15: Final Deadlines for East Silver, Doc Launch

July 15: Final Deadlines for East Silver, Doc Launch

13.07.2011 | East Silver

Don't miss our extended deadline of July 15. Completed films can be submitted ...
HBO Czech Republic

HBO Call for Czech and Slovak Filmmakers

08.07.2011 | East Silver

Following up on its Uncensored series, HBO Czech Republic has announced ...
At the Edge of Russia | Michal Marczak | Poland | 2010

Films Become Illustrations of Preconceived Concepts

27.06.2011 | East Silver

The upcoming international film festival Karlovy Vary will present a several ...
Family Instinct | Andris Gauja | Latvia | 2010

Family Instinct Awarded at Silverdocs

27.06.2011 | East Silver

Latvian documentary film Family Instinct by Andris Gauja was honoured with ...
Bobby Velvet in Vinyl (Tales from the Vienna Underground)

If You Listen to It as Music, Then It Is Music

15.06.2011 | East Silver

Andrew Standen-Raz is an English writer, director and producer (Lush Films) ...
Ilja | Ivan Ostrchovský | Slovakia  | 2010

East Silver at Karlovy Vary

15.06.2011 | East Silver

46th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, the biggest film event in ...
East Silver Call for Entries 2011

East Silver Market 2011 / Last Call for Submissions

15.06.2011 | East Silver

The 8th East Silver, a documentary market specialized in Central and East ...