1. 7. 2021
Call for submission for the pitching lab of the “Beyond Borders” International Documentary Festival
“Beyond Borders” is an international documentary festival held annually in August (this year, from August 22 to August 29) on the frontier island of Castellorizo in the Aegean Sea. The pitching lab “From an Idea to a Project” call for entries ends July 17
22. 6. 2021
IDF partners with Beyond Borders
The Institute of Documentary Film is this year’s Academic Partner of Honour of the International Documentary Festival of Castellorizo, Beyond Borders (August 22-29).
21. 6. 2021
A New Shift awarded at FIPADOC
Jindřich Andrš's festival hit A New Shift got Grand Prize – Impact at FIPADOC which ensures the film French theatrical distribution. Andrš also received the BEST DIRECTOR Award at DOKer, while another East Silver title Her Mothers got two awards.
10. 6. 2021
Submit your rough cuts to East Silver Market 2021
Submit your rough cuts to the East Silver Market 2021 until July 31! The submission is free of charge.
26. 5. 2021
IDF's Mini-Market at One World IHRDFF
The Institute of Documentary Film has prepared a Mini-Market of 21 films at One World IHRDFF (May 10 - June 6, 2021). During two days a number of 97 pre-scheduled meetings with festival and VOD selectors and sales agents took place online.
12. 4. 2021
Watch East Silver documentaries at the Visions du Réel Film Market
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 the end of the festival on April 25 and then for three more months.
2. 4. 2021
East Silver Caravan Award for Fragments of Ice
Maria Stoianova's Fragments of Ice was awarded at the Awards Ceremony of the 18th Docudays UA 2021. The winner was selected from the Ukrainian Doc Preview 2021 projects and got East Silver Caravan Award from the Institute of Documentary Film.
29. 3. 2021
East Silver Market 2021: approaching deadlines
Submit your films to the East Silver Market 2021 and get a chance not only to win Silver Eye Award, but also to be part of the 25th Ji.hlava IDFF programme and benefit from the services of East Silver Caravan.
24. 2. 2021
Submit your films to East Silver Market 2021!
You can now submit your films to East Silver 2021, a documentary market which supports producers and distributors from Central and Eastern Europe.
28. 1. 2021
Dmitry Bogolyubov: “I don't like to tell the viewer what to think”
We met with Russian filmmaker Dmitry Bogolyubov during his visit in Prague in September 2020 when he introduced his film Town on Glory to the Czech audience at the series of screenings. In this interview, he discusses the origins of making this film.