23. 5. 2018
Ex Oriente Film 2018 has announced the selection of 12 projects
The Institute of Documentary Film (IDF) is proud to present 12 documentaries from 15 different countries that have been selected for the 16th edition of the Ex Oriente Film workshop.
21. 5. 2018
Tutors for Ex Oriente Film 2018 announced
The first of three week-long sessions of the Ex Oriente Film workshop will take place in Trieste, Italy, in cooperation with RE-ACT Workshop from June 17th to June 23rd, 2018. We are happy to announce tutors of the first session.
19. 5. 2018
Petr Horký wins Pavel Koutecký Award for The Russian Job
Petr Horký got Pavel Koutecký Award for his documentary The Russian Job. Matěj Šmelko was awarded for his short film Úhorná. The jury has also decided to give a Special Mention to Klára Tasovská and Lukáš Kokeš for their documentary Nothing Like Before.
15. 5. 2018
The Limits of Work and other documentaries from East Silver Caravan at Krakow Film Festival
The programme of the 58th edition of Krakow Film Festival (May 27 – June 3, 2018) will offer two screenings of The Limits of Work (dir. Apolena Rychlíková) in the non-competition section Somewhere in Europe...
9. 5. 2018
New Czech-German documentary festival ELBE DOC.K
New Czech-German festival ELBE DOC.K, connected with the 12th edition of Pavel Koutecký Award, will take place from May 16th to 20th in Ústí nad Labem (Czech Republic) and from May 24th to 26th in Dresden (Germany).
24. 4. 2018
Empire Builders and My Unknown Soldier – the newest additions in East Silver Caravan
Two documentaries have been recently added to the catalogue of East Silver Caravan: Andran Abramjan's film about right-wing populists Empire Builders and co-production My Unknown Soldier (dir. Anna Kryvenko) describing personal consequences of occupation.
15. 4. 2018
East Silver at LET’S CEE Film Festival
LET’S CEE Film Festival cooperates with IDF's East Silver, which helps gather exceptional documentaries from Central and Eastern Europe more attention at film festivals.
13. 4. 2018
What Do the Films Selected for Hot Docs Say about Czech Documentary Scene?
Canada‘s Hot Docs is the largest documentary festival in North America. This year's 25th edition includes two Czech films, which marks yet another success after the unprecedented presence at the 2017 IDFA in Amsterdam.
8. 4. 2018
Ex Oriente Film at Martovski Festival in Belgrade
The industry section of the 65th edition of Martovski festival in Belgrade included Kristýna Bartošová's presentation in which she introduced the Ex Oriente Film training programme being a current coordinator and a former participant.
5. 4. 2018
Spring with Czech Documentaries
Within three weeks, an unusually high number of Czech documentaries made it to the cinema distribution. These six films, previously showed with success at festivals, offer both contemporary themes and looking into the past.