The East Doc Platform (EDP) is the largest co-production, funding and distribution platform tailor-made for Central and East European documentaries, every year connecting 120 East European filmmakers and more than 100 key decision makers - producers, broadcasters, distributors and festival programmers from around the world.
Dates: March 6 - 12, 2021
Where: Prague, Czech Republic
The East Doc Forum is the flagship pitching opportunity for the funding and co-production of projects in the development/early production stage.
The East Doc Market offers curated meetings between filmmakers and decision makers to pitch projects in development / production / post-production stage.
The East Doc Series is a brand new activity responding to the emerging trend and new genre in high demand: the documentary series.
Within the EDP programme, one event is dedicated only to Czech documentary projects. During the presentation Czech Docs... Coming Soon, upcoming feature documentaries will be introduced to an audience of the invited representatives of prestigious film festivals, sales agents, distributors and to the wide public.
Selected projects are also eligible to for the East Doc Platform Award. The East Doc Platform Jury awards the best project in development and production with the East Doc Platform Award and EUR 5,000 for further development of the documentary film.
The event is organized by the Institute of Documentary Film.