East Silver has become the largest internationally recognized database of creative and television documentary films from Central and East Europe. Each year, approx. 350 films from more than 29 countries are submitted to the project. East Silver is the only market which supports producers and distributors from Central and East Europe. The project is organized in cooperation with the Jihlava IDFF and the Institute of Documentary Film.
EAST SILVER CARAVAN
In the course of the year, you can get acquainted with the most recent documentary films from Central and East Europe at the most prestigious documentary film festivals and markets across Europe, USA and Canada. The documentary showcase travels with a selection of the best creative documentaries from East and Central Europe, geared not only towards film fans, but particularly towards film professionals. East Silver partner festivals and markets strongly believe that the special quality and energy of East European documentaries will enchant festival-goers and television audiences all over the world.
East Silver Caravan - Spring 2008:
In 2008, the Caravan will deliver its load of approximately 30 films to Berlin (Berlinale 7/2 – 17/2), Prague (World Content Market 25/2 – 27/2), Kiev (IFF Human Rights Documentary Days in Ukraine 28/3 – 4/4), Toronto (Hot Docs 17/4 – 27/4, Nyon (Visions du Reel 18/4 – 24/4), Linz (Crossing Europe 22/4 – 27/4), Krakow (Krakow IFF 30/5 – 5/6), Budapest (Discop 18/6 – 20/6), La Rochelle (Sunny Side of the Doc 24/6 – 27/6), Karlovy Vary (Karlovy Vary IFF 4/7 – 12/7), Marseille (FID Marseille 4/7 – 9/7), Kosovo (DokuFest 6/8 – 12/8), Sarajevo (Sarajevo IFF 15/8 – 23/8), Leipzig (DOK Leipzig 27/10 – 2/11), Sheffield (DocFest Sheffield 7/11 – 11/11), Copenhagen (CPH:DOX 9/11-18/11) and Amsterdam (IDFA 20/11 – 30/11).
East Silver Manager