13. 6. 2022
Ex Oriente Film 2022 - 1st session: tutors & open program
The 1st session of the Ex Oriente Film 2022 will take place in La Rochelle June 17-22 in cooperation with Sunny Side of the Doc.
12. 6. 2022
True Story, episode 40: Up in the Air
At the East Doc Platform in March 2022, we talked to Ukrainian director Oksana Syhareva and producer Nataliia Pogudina about their documentary project Up in the Air which follows Ukrainian aerial artists from Kharkiv before and after the Russian invasion.
1. 6. 2022
True Story, episode 39: Shut the Fuck Up!
With Ukrainian filmmaker Taisiia Kutuzova about her new project Shut the Fuck Up!, following a shy Ukrainian young man Serhiy, outraged by corruption and injustice in his village near Kyiv, who becomes a whistleblower.
30. 5. 2022
Ex Oriente Film 2022 projects revealed
We are proud to present 12 documentary projects that have been selected for the 20th edition of the Ex Oriente Film workshop. Find all about them in this article.
22. 5. 2022
True Story, episode 38: Ivars Zviedris
Director Ivars Zviedris talks about his film Latvian Coyote, in which he follows smugglers and illegal immigrants, and reveals interesting information about his new project - a documentary musical.
9. 5. 2022
True Story, episode 37: KIX - The Story of a Street Kid
Director and producer Bálint Révész discusses his recent project KIX - The Story of a Street Kid. For ten years, Bálint has followed a troubled street kid, Sanyi, a public enemy facing involuntary manslaughter charges at the age of 16.
1. 5. 2022
True Story, episode 36: Mariia Ponomarova
In March 2022, Ivona Remundová talked to Ukrainian producer and director Mariia Ponomarova about the need to listen to Ukrainian voices, her Ex Oriente Film workshop experience with documentary project Nice Ladies, and much more.
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.
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.