FNE at Ji.hlava IDFF 2019 Between the Seas: The Calling

JIHLAVA: Erik Praus’s Slovak documentary about three monks, The Calling / Volanie, screens in the Between the Seas competition of the 23rd Ji.hlava IDFF, which runs through 29 October 2019.
25-10-2019

FNE IDF DocBloc: Gabriele Kranzelbinder Honoured at Ji.hlava IDFF

Austrian producer Gabriele Kranzelbinder will receive the APA World Excellence Award at Ji.hlava IDFF.
25-10-2019

FNE at Ji.hlava IDFF 2019 Between the Seas: The Makavejev Case or Trial in a Movie Theater

BELGRADE: Goran Radovanović’s latest documentary The Makavejev Case or Trial in a Movie Theater screens in the Between the Seas competition at the 23rd Ji.hlava IDFF, which runs 24 –…
24-10-2019

FNE at Ji.hlava IDFF 2019 Between the Seas: Paradise on Earth

BRATISLAVA: Acclaimed Slovak director Jaro Vojtek’s new documentary film Paradise on Earth will have its world premiere at the 23rd Ji.hlava IDFF, which opens on 24 October 2019.
23-10-2019

CME Posts Mixed Results in Q3 Report

PRAGUE: Central European Media Enterprises (CME), which operates leading commercial stations in Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia, announced third quarter net revenues that grew by one percent…
23-10-2019

FNE at Ji.hlava IDFF 2019: Industry Programme Tackles Topics from Crowdfunding to Coproduction

JIHLAVA: The ever-expanding industry programme at the 23rd edition of the Ji.hlava IDFF (24 – 29 October 2019) continues to surprise with the range of discussions and presentations during an…
22-10-2019

FNE at Ji.hlava IDFF 2019: Emerging Producer Jitka Kotrlová

PRAGUE: Jitka Kotrlová from Frame Films Production Company has been selected to participate in the 2020 Emerging Producers programme for documentary film producers, which kicks off at the 23rd edition…
18-10-2019

FNE IDF Doc Bloc: Czech Joy Competition at Ji.hlava IDFF

We look at the films in the Czech documentary competition at Ji.hlava IDFF.
18-10-2019

GRANTS: Czech Film Fund Supports 10 Minority Coproductions

PRAGUE: The Czech Film Fund Council has selected 10 out of 34 projects applying in the call for minority coproduction support. The total amount of the support is 774,893 EUR…
16-10-2019

Twelve Animated Projects and Six Film Professionals Selected for CEE Animation Workshop

PRAGUE: The CEE Animation Workshop has announced the participants for its year-long 2019-2020 development and production skills advancement programme for professionals.
15-10-2019

FNE IDF DocBloc: Ex Oriente Open Programme at Jihlava

Ex Oriente will offer five days of events during the Ji.hlava IDFF, beginning on 23 October 2019.
11-10-2019

FNE at Ji.hlava IDFF 2019: Jihlava Announces Competition Films

JIHLAVA: The 23rd Ji.hlava IDFF, running 24-29 October 2019, has announced the complete line-up of competition films, with nine full-length documentaries competing in the Opus Bonum main competition.
10-10-2019

FNE at Ji.hlava IDFF: Cristi Puiu Named Opus Bonum Juror

JIHLAVA: Romanian director Cristi Puiu takes up the mantel of the sole juror for the international documentary competition Opus Bonum at the 23rd edition of the Ji.hlava IDFF, which runs…
09-10-2019

PRODUCTION: Ambitious 10 Million Dollar Project The Meaning and Mystery of Life in Postproduction

PRAGUE: Czech director/writer/producer Petr Vachler is in postproduction with The Meaning and Mystery of Life, an ambitious project mixing narrative fiction, documentary and animation, and exploring the fundamental questions of…
08-10-2019

FNE at Ji.hlava IDFF: Vote for Best Short Film Open

JIHLAVA: Online audiences will once again select the Best Short Film of the Ji.hlava IDFF, whose 23rd edition takes place 24-29 October 2019.
08-10-2019

FNE at Jihlava IDFF 2019: Emerging Producers Announced

JIHLAVA: The 23rd Ji.hlava IDFF (24-29 October 2019) has announced the 18 selected 2020 Emerging Producers, with half of the group coming from CEE territories. The event is the only…
07-10-2019

FNE IDF DocBloc: Silver Eye Juries and Films

The 2019 Silver Eye juries and films have been announced.
04-10-2019

The Painted Bird Sold to USA

PRAGUE: The Painted Bird directed by Václav Marhoul has been sold by CAA Media Finance and Celluloid Dreams to IFC Films in the USA.
27-09-2019

FNE IDF DocBloc: Ex Oriente Film 2019-2020: Elevation

Take a closer look at the Ukrainian documentary project Elevation by Max Rudenko, which was selected for the 17th edition of Ex Oriente Film out of a record number of…
27-09-2019

GRANTS: Czech Film Fund Announces Documentary and Animated Film Production Grants

PRAGUE: The Czech Film Fund has distributed 469,759 EUR / 12m CZK for the production of eight documentaries and 1,409, 278 EUR / 36 m CZK for the production of…
24-09-2019