4. 3. 2020
Czech Documentary Filmmakers Out in the World – Vratislav Šlajer
Vratislav Šlajer of Bionaut is a producer with an international outlook. His latest project is Kings of Šumava, an animated documentary film by Kris Kelly, which follows the story of the former people smuggler and anti-communist fighter Josef Hasil.
4. 3. 2020
Two Czech Films at CPH:DOX
CPH:DOX (March 18–29) has included two Czech films in the programme: Caught in the Net by Barbora Chalupová & Vít Klusák in the Main Competition and A Sarcophagus for a Queen by Pavel Štingl in the Greatest Hits.
3. 3. 2020
Statement regarding the COVID-19 situation
In regards to the current situation around the COVID-19 outbreak, the IDF would like to disclose that we take it seriously, but considering the situation in the Czech Republic, we will carry on with the East Doc Platform 2020.
27. 2. 2020
Submit your films to East Silver Market 2020
Creative documentaries from the region of Central and Eastern Europe are welcome to apply to East Silver Market 2020! The application is free of charge and valid for the 24rd Ji.hlava IDFF.
26. 2. 2020
Jaroslav Kratochvíl: “We’re telling personal, compelling stories”
Jaroslav Kratochvíl is attending the Ex Oriente Film workshop with Comfortable Century, an unusual documentary about the life of buildings designed by the famous architect Adolf Loos. His famous interiors will be populated using projection mapping.
20. 2. 2020
Viera Čákanyová's FREM at Berlinale
Viera Čákanyová's documentary FREM, a unique and experimental documentary that brings us a look at the Antarctica and its nature through the eyes of an artificial intelligence, will have an international premiere at Berlinale Forum.
19. 2. 2020
Watch the trailer for East Doc Platform 2020!
Watch the trailer for the 9th edition of East Doc Platform, created by director and animator Zdeněk Durdil, our long-time collaborator and also the author of all the visuals of EDP 2020. We look forward to meeting you March 7–13 in Prague!
15. 2. 2020
East Doc Platform 2020 programme revealed
The programme of East Doc Platform (March 7–13, Prague) includes masterclass by Fredrik Gertten (PUSH), panel discussion Filmmaking Against Dictatorship and presentations of upcoming documentaries. Click to see the whole programme.
5. 2. 2020
East Doc Platform 2020: Selected projects in detail
East Doc Forum and East Doc Market projects will be an essential part of the 9th edition of East Doc Platform in Prague (March 7–13). Find all the information about the selected projects, including photos, synopsis, credits and more details.
4. 2. 2020
East Doc Platform 2020: Awards
Find all about the awards which will be handed to the best projects at East Doc Platform 2020 (March 7–13).