EAST DOC FORUM

08. 03. 09:30h - 13:30h

Image Theatre in the Metro Arcade
Národní 25, Prague 1

For the eighteenth year running, the prestigious presentation of the best upcoming Central and East European documentary works will take place. Over the seventeen years of its existence, the East Doc Forum has welcomed more than 700 filmmakers and supported 150 documentary films, including international titles such as Something Better to Come (One World, 2015), The Last Ambulance in Sofia (One World, 2013), Ukrainian Sheriffs (One World, 2016), and When the War Comes, which is opening this year's Berlinale film festival in the Panorama section, and is competing in the category of Best Czech Documentary at One World 2018.

ACCOMPANYING EVENTS

STEP BY STEP TO A PERFECT FILM PREMIERE

05. 03. 10:00h - 11:30h

The lecture provides a specific guide for the producers and directors of the existing broad spectrum of  international film festivals. From the first...

HOW TO BRING VR PROJECTS TO LIFE

05. 03. 18:00h - 19:30h

Virtual reality poses a great temptation and attracts many artists, including documentary filmmakers. However, the new opportunities available for unconventional...

AUDIOVISUAL MARKETING MATERIALS

06. 03. 11:30h - 13:00h

The lecture covers the theoretical and creative process for producing marketing videos and the way they influence how a film is received by the target...

CZECH DOCS... COMING SOON

06. 03. 14:00h - 15:15h

The producers and directors of the best upcoming Czech documentary projects will present their films to representatives of international festivals, distributors...

NEW RESISTANCE: Media, Film and Politics

06. 03. 16:00h - 17:30h

Critical filmmaking has become a risky business, and not just in Central and Eastern Europe. Populist governments are rediscovering the spell of propaganda,...

IF / THEN – PITCHING SHORT FILMS

07. 03. 10:00h - 12:00h

This is a completely new competitive presentation of short documentary projects from Central and Eastern Europe. Just since 2017, five Polish short films...

CATCH YOUR SECOND BREATH!

07. 03. 15:00h - 16:30h

Where, besides state film funds, ministries of culture, and public service television stations can one find additional sources for financing documentaries?...

MasterClasses: KIM LONGINOTTO

07. 03. 17:00h - 18:30h

Kim Longinotto is one of the most popular contemporary filmmakers devoted to the controversial topics of today, handling them with extraordinary respect...

EAST DOC FORUM

08. 03. 09:30h - 13:30h

For the eighteenth year running, the prestigious presentation of the best upcoming Central and East European documentary works will take place. Over the...