The East Doc Platform Jury awards the best project in development and production with the East Doc Platform Award and EUR 7,500 for further development of their documentary film.
General Media Partner, the Czech public broadcaster will announce the winner of the Czech TV Co-production Award – of the financial amount worth EUR 5,800.
All projects selected to the East Doc Platform 2018 will compete for the HBO Europe Award worth EUR 2,000 dedicated to project development.
Current Time TV Award in amount of EUR 1,500 will be going to the best director.
The winner of the IF/Then Short Pitch will be eligible for up to USD 20,000 in production support from IF/Then, as well as ongoing mentorship year-round and will participate in a year-long distribution initiative managed by the Tribeca Film Institute.
The Golden Funnel award is annually given to the team in the current Ex Oriente Film workshop cycle that made the greatest progress throughout the workshop. The winning team is awarded EUR 1,000 towards further development and international promotion of their upcoming documentary film.
Thanks to partnerships with key European festivals, one project is annually selected for the IDFA Forum, Speed Meetings at the DocsBarcelona, DOK Leipzig Co-Pro Meetings and DOK Preview presentation, or attends Sheff/Doc Fest.
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