26. 4. 2022
Apply to the East Silver Market 2022!
Submit your films produced in 2021 and 2022, as well as rough cuts, to the East Silver Market 2022, organized by the Institute of Documentary Film at the 26th Ji.hlava IDFF (October 25-30, 2022).
26. 4. 2022
East Silver docs at the Visions du Réel Film Market 2022
Five titles from the East Silver catalogue are part of the Visions du Réel Film Market, available to the accredited film professionals from April 14 until July 14.
20. 4. 2022
Documentary Monday: Colors of Tobi (April 25)
Join us on April 25 at 20:45 for another Documentary Monday screening at Světozor Cinema in Prague! This time with Alexa Bakony's powerful film about Tobi, a 16-year-old Hungarian teen who recently came out as a transgender.
19. 4. 2022
Ex Oriente Film 2022: Deadline Extended
Creative feature-length documentary projects and docuseries in all stages of development and early production from the CEE region are welcome to apply for free to the Ex Oriente Film workshop 2022. The extended application deadline is April 25.
10. 4. 2022
“Every day there is such a high temperature in society that every fictional story is just not interesting.” An interview with Rada Sesic
We talked to Rada Sesic, programmer at IDFA and Sarajevo Film Festival, who has been involved in the IDF's activities, including the Ex Oriente Film workshop and the East Doc Platform, for years.
7. 4. 2022
True Story, episode 35: Marianna Kaat
In November 2021, we talked to Marianna Kaat, Estonian director and producer, about her upcoming film The Last Relic, which won the East Doc Doc Platform Award in 2018. Marianna explains how she combines her directing and producing work, and much more.
4. 4. 2022
East Doc Platform 2022
The 2022 East Doc Platform was held from March 25th to 31st and featured a variety of screenings, panels, and classes for its participants. I attended these events as an intern, filming content for Instagram reels and the Institute’s archive.
31. 3. 2022
Submit your projects to the Ex Oriente Film 2022
Apply now for the Ex Oriente Film 2022 and receive a tailor-made training for the development of your film with the support of over 30 renowned documentary film professionals. You can submit your projects free of charge until April 18th, 2022.
31. 3. 2022
East Doc Platform 2022 Winners Announced
The East Doc Platform Award went to the Polish project The World is not (a) Mine by Natalia Koniarz, while the Ukrainian project Up in the Air by Oksana Syhareva has two awards including HBO Max Award. See the awarded projects and juries statements.
30. 3. 2022
Watch the recording of Female Voices in Film Production
Watch the recording of the IDF Industry Session, a discussion with the EMERGING PRODUCERS 2022, powered by Ji.hlava IDFF.