11. 9. 2020
East Silver Caravan Award for The Elf's Tower
The Institute of Documentary Film has decided to award The Elf's Tower (dir. Polina Kelm) at Beldocs in Progress with the East Silver Caravan Award. The winning project is "a very sensitive story destroying all tabus about mental health."
31. 8. 2020
Submit your projects to the East Doc Platform 2021
Submit your projects to the East Doc Platform 2021 (March 6-12, Prague). Creative feature length documentaries, docu-series and non-fiction transmedia projects from the CEE region are welcome to apply! The deadline is November 13.
31. 8. 2020
The month in support of Belarusian freedom
The series of screenings and discussions in support of Belarusian freedom is taking place in Prague during September. The film screenings include Town of Glory by Dmitry Bogolyubov, Pure Art by Maxim Shved and Tomorrow by Yulia Shatun.
18. 8. 2020
East Doc Series reveals five selected projects
East Doc Series, a brand new programme organized by the Institute of Documentary Film in association with Baltic Sea Docs and Sunny Side of the Doc, has revealed the projects selected for the first session (Baltic Sea Docs online, September 2 & 7–8).
13. 8. 2020
KineDok will screen Vachek's Communism and Stocklassa's Kiruna
KineDok includes several Czech and Slovak films in the 2020 edition, including Karel Vachek's Communism or Net, Greta Stocklassa's Kiruna - A Brand New World, Tomáš Elšík's Central Bus Station and Barbora Berezňáková's Never Happened.
12. 8. 2020
Eliška Cílková: Pripyat made a strong impression on me
Pripyat Piano, a short creative documentary by Eliška Cílková, reveals a hidden memory of a ghost town. In the online interview the director describes how her musical project evolved into the film which premiered at Visions du Réel 2020.
11. 8. 2020
Ex Oriente Film 2020 with Czech and Slovak projects
The 2020 edition of the international Ex Oriente Film workshop for documentaries in development includes three Czech and Slovak projects: Blix by Greta Stocklassa, Mastery by Kateřina Turečková and Happily (un)Faithful by Diana Fabiánová.
22. 7. 2020
East Doc Series – a brand new programme for documentary series
The Institute of Documentary Film launches the East Doc Series – a brand new programme for documentary series focused on consultations and networking, connecting three European film markets. The open call for the 1st session is open until August 10.
17. 7. 2020
Czech Documentary Filmmakers Out in the World – Kristýna Michálek Květová
With Kristýna Michálek Květová, the graduate of the Department of Production at FAMU and the founder of Cinémotif Films production company, we were talking about usefulness of workshops, The Sound is Innocent and other films she produces.
29. 6. 2020
The best of the 1st Ex Oriente Film online session
The first session of the Ex Oriente Film 2020 workshop has ended. For the first time in 18 years, all the meetings, lectures and screenings were completely online. Look at the photos and watch the videos.