29. 7. 2022
Veronika Lišková's The Visitors at Locarno Film Festival
Veronika Lišková's new documentary The Visitors (East Doc Forum 2020) and Francesco Montagner's experimental short Asterión will be premiered at Locarno Film Festival (Aug 3-13).
27. 7. 2022
Documentaries supported by the IDF at Sarajevo Film Festival
Sarajevo Film Festival (August 12-19) has announced the films that will compete for the Heart of Sarajevo awards. The selection includes Fragile Memory, Diary of a Bride of Christ, No Place for You in Our Town and other documentarie supported by the IDF.
27. 7. 2022
Ondřej Moravec's DARKENING at Venice IFF
Ondřej Moravec's DARKENING, presented at the East Doc Interactive 2021, has been selected for Venice Immersive, the XR - Extended Reality section of the 79th Venice International Film Festival of La Biennale di Venezia (Aug 31 - Sep 10).
3. 7. 2022
True Story, episode 42: Pianoforte
With director Jakub Piątek and producer Maciej Kubicki about their project Pianoforte, an intimate coming-of-age portrait of young pianists taking part in the legendary International Chopin Piano Competition.
1. 7. 2022
Watch the recording of Decolonization of Old Ideological Constructs and Film Industry Practice
Watch the recording of the latest IDF Industry Session about post-colonialism, war in ex-Yugoslavia and Ukraine, festival practices, change of narrative and much more. With Daria Badior, Kumjana Novakova, Volia Chajkouskaya and Srdjan Keča. Moderated by D
26. 6. 2022
True Story, episode 41: 5 Pills Away
With director Karolina Domagalska and producer Anna Stylinska about their documentary 5 Pills Away following four women friends from Abortion Dream Team who step in and lead a revolution when Polish government introduces a near-total abortion ban.
24. 6. 2022
Institute of Documentary Film Award at Sunny Side of the Doc for Liberation Diaries
Liberation Diaries (directed by Matteo Parisini) got the Institute of Documentary Film Award at Sunny Side of the Doc 2022.
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.
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.