Thematic Categories

Main Competition

New documentary films that examine current social topics in an original and fascinating way will compete for Best Film and Best Director awards. All of the competition films were made in the past year....

Right to Know

Films that bravely document human rights violations or bring us closer to the stories of people who are not indifferent to the problems of the world around them. The main prerequisites for inclusion in...

Looking for Home

The main thematic category reflects the current migration crisis. We find the protagonists of the selected documentaries both on the run from the war and looking for meaning and a future in a new environment....

Restless Ukraine

How do people live when they must think daily about what they are willing to sacrifice in the fight for their nation? Stories of Ukrainians and Russians showing the tensions between the two countries...

Who Is Normal Here?

The heroes of these films are looking for their true nature in a society that values a uniform healthy appearance and self-confidence. In their difficult stories we see that people with physical or mental...

Among the Species

How does one talk with someone who isn't human? The possibility of interacting with animals, artificial intelligence, false identities, the internet and extra-terrestrial civilisations compels the...

Journeys to Freedom

People in Need helps people in countries still ruled by non-democratic regimes. The filmmakers in this category let the local residents speak for themselves while also trying to capture their difficult...

The Power of the Media

Today there are so many well-established and new means of communication that we can no longer keep track of them all. The documentaries examine not only the influence of social media and video games on...

So-called Civilization

Documentaries about changes to the environment and nature this year examine people's relationships to their immediate surroundings. The films focus on illegal seizures of land and people's determination...

Czech Perspectives

This year instead of focusing inward, the documentaries by Czech filmmakers and Czech co-productions look outward at the wider world around us. The filmmakers head out in search of powerful stories beyond...

Panorama

A review of the best documentaries screened at major film festivals. Czech audiences will have the unique opportunity to watch popular award-winning documentaries by renowned filmmakers....

iShorts: Looking for Home

Five short student films presented in cooperation with the iShorts organisation in one thematic category. Students from Austrian, German, Polish, Slovak and Czech film schools "compete" with...

Doc for Kids

The festival is also for children. A series of short documentaries about important social topics will be presented for children ages eight to fourteen. And for even younger children there will be a children's...

One World Interactive

Sometimes the film screen isn't enough. More and more often documentaries are using the possibilities offered by the internet and other technologies. Visitors will be able to try out the latest web...



 
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