East Silver, a documentary market specialized in Eastern and Central European documentary, is open for submissions! Submit your film to the largest internationally recognized database of creative feature and television documentary films from Central and Eastern Europe.
12th East Silver Market, Jihlava: June 30, 2015
Submit your documentary via our online ENTRY FORM
This call is open for completed documentaries produced/co-produced in the region of Central and Eastern Europe after January 1, 2014. Only films that have not been previously submitted for East Silver market are eligible.
Your submission will be also valid for the 19th Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival 2015.
In case you didn’t included online link to your film in the submission form, please send 2 DVD screeners with English subtitles / English voiceover, with trailer and any additional press and promo materials (if available) to:
East Silver, Stepanska 14, 110 00 Prague, Czech Republic
Is your project still in development or early production? Apply for Ex Oriente Film 2015, the year-long international workshop supporting the development and funding of creative documentary films from Central and Eastern Europe.
More details and online entry form is here (application is free of charge).
Deadline for Ex Oriente Film: June 1, 2015
East Silver Market
East Silver is the first documentary market which supports producers and distributors from Central and East Europe. Each year, about 280 films from more than 29 countries are included in the market.
East Silver is now open twice a year: The upcoming 11th edition of the East Silver Market will take place at the 19th Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival in October 27 – Now 1, 2015, Jihlava, Czech Republic, East Silver Video Library will be held within the new East Doc Platform, organized by the Institute of Documentary Film in Prague, Czech Republic, in March 2016, in association with the One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival.
East Silver catalogue – an essential referral spot for East European docs
Printed market catalogue, issued once a year, mirrors the easy-to-navigate online database at www.eastsilver.net. The most recent Eastern European documentary production, gathered at one place, is searchable in our up-to-date archive of titles with full film credits and trailers.
Online streaming for professionals – a year-long access to East European titles
Easy-to-navigate online streaming at www.eastsilver.net/stream allows producers to make their titles available to professionals throughout the year from everywhere in the world.
East Silver Caravan – a supporting tool for documentary screenings at festivals
East Silver Caravan promotes East European documentary films at important international film festivals and markets. Our nomad showcase of Eastern European documentary selection reaches over 90 prestigious international film festivals and markets.
Silver Eye Award 2015
Picking the nominees from 2015 East Silver Market submissions, East Silver international jury (comprising of international buyers, sales agents and festival selectors) awards the best documentary films with the Silver Eye Award. The total of 33 films competes in 3 main categories (feature, mid-length and short documentary). All winners are granted with prize money of EUR 1 500.
For more details visit: www.eastsilver.net