Martin Tokár is developing Yours Sincerely, Social System, an absurd comedy and social documentary about Yves Nicolas Ogou, who originally comes from Benin, Africa, but has lived and worked in eastern Slovakia for almost 25 years.
Two documentaries from the selection East Silver Caravan, Romania's Planeta Petrila, directed by Andrei Dascalescu, and Macedonia's Avec l´Amour, directed by Ilija Cvetkovski, will compete in the documentary section of Sarajevo Film Festival (11-18 August 2017).
When the War Comes / Až přijde válka, directed by Jan Gebert, follows a young member of militia Slovak Recruits/ Slovenskí branci, one of the largest paramilitary organizations in Eastern Europe. This Czech / Croatian coproduction is currently in production.
Czech director Andrea Culková is developing the documentary Testosterone Story.
Latvian long documentary The Smuggler, currently in production, follows a guy who is helping immigrants to get across the border between Russia and Latvia.
A Czech/Slovak/French documentary explores electronic music and its relationship to the tape recorder.
A Czech documentary follows the story of a 1960's Czech female dixieland band that rose to fame in South America.
Six new Czech documentaries are in production and four are in post-production.
Kiur Aarma is producing and co-directing Rodeo, an Estonian/Finnish documentary about the first free elections in Estonia.
Slovenia and Germany are coproducing a documentary about Kurdish women's rights.