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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.

East European Delegation at Sheffield Doc/Fest

Just a few weeks ago we offered East European filmmakers and producers a chance to attend the Sheffield Doc/Fest MeetMarket as part of the East European delegation. The industry event will be attended by 18 producers from our region who registered to benefit from discounted producer passes, the opportunity to introduce their new projects, and various networking activities on the spot.


List of East European delegates 2012:

1. Hanka Třeštíková, Produkce Třeštíková, Czech Republic
2. Michal Dvořák, Romeofilms, Czech Repulic
3. Katerina Hager, Filmstudies, Czech Repulic
4. Martina Stránská, Czech Repulic
5. Andrea Culková, Czech Repulic
6. Kata Bársony, The Romedia Foundation (Mundi Romani series), Hungary
7. Marion Kurucz, The Romedia Foundation (Mundi Romani series), Hungary
8. Anna Lísalová, Czech Repulic
9. David Běla, Introspekt, Czech Repulic
10. Līga Gaisa, Mistrus Media, Latvia
11. Tomáš Hrubý, Nutprodukce, Czech Repulic
12. Pavla Kubečková, Nutprodukce, Czech Repulic
13. Julianna Ugrin, Éclipse Film, Hungary
14. Katalin Harrer, Katapult Film, Hungary
15. Ondřej Rybár, TheOnly, Czech Republic
16. Robin Lipo, Czech Republic
17. Alina Tretinjak, Peligo Film, Austria
18. Helena Macháčková, Solis Art Production, Czech Republic

Sheffield Doc/Fest, United Kingdom
June 13 – 17, 2012