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.


East Silver Delegation at Discop Budapest

13.06.2011 | East Silver

The upcoming DISCOP EAST Budapest (June 21 – 23, 2011), the biggest TV-content ...
All That Glitters | Tomáš Kudrna | Czech Republic | 2010

Cronograf Awards for Caravan Films

07.06.2011 | East Silver

Moldavian festival of documentary films, Cronograf, announced its winners. ...
East Silver 2010

Recent Acquisitions for East Silver Films

01.06.2011 | East Silver

The aim of East Silver is to support international distribution of Eastern ...
Mongolia - In the Shadow of Genghis Khan | Pavol Barabáš | Slovakia | 2010

K2 Studio Attracted Attention of 10 Francs Distribution

31.05.2011 | East Silver

French international distribution company 10 Francs acquired 13 titles ...
At the Edge of Russia | Michal Marczak | Poland | 2010

Silver Eye Winners at Silverdocs

30.05.2011 | East Silver

Two of the Silver Eye winners from the 2010, Family Instinct (dir. Andris ...
Cinema Komunisto | Mila Turajlic | Serbia | 2010

Cinema Komunisto in Romania

30.05.2011 | East Silver

10th Transilvania International Film Festival will screen Cinema Komunisto ...
The Man Who Changed Shanghai | Ladislav Kabos | Slovakia | 2010

The Man Who Changed Shanghai under Espresso TV

27.05.2011 | East Silver

Slovak documentary film The Man Who Changed Shanghai by Ladislav Kaboš ...
6th Aristoteles Workshop 2011

Aristoteles Workshop - Call for Enteries 2011

13.05.2011 | East Silver

Supported by CNC Romania, the TV Channel ARTE/France and by MEDIA - the ...
Planet Kirsan | Magdalena Pieta | Poland | 2010

Journeyman Pictures Aquired Planet Kirsan

12.05.2011 | East Silver

Planet Kirsan, Polish documentary film by Magdalena Pieta, was recently ...
Out of Round: What's Behind? | Jaro Vojtek | Slovakia | 2010

East Silver in Krakow, Meet us There!

12.05.2011 | East Silver

51st Krakow Film Festival’s line-up has been announced. Several East ...