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Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

Jihlava, République tchèque

26/10/2021 - 31/10/2021

The axis of the festival program is the four competitions:
- Opus Bonum for world documentaries of innovative themes and high aesthetic quality
- Testimonies Competition
- Czech Joy surveys the newest Czech filmmaking
- Short Joy Competition
- Fascinations section focuses on the marginal or even hybrid form of the documentary film — experimental documentary.
Further program sections introduce the current events at the Czech as well as the international documentary scene.

Translucent Beings are the retrospective profiles of remarkable filmmakers. Besides the prizes awarded by juries, the Audience Prize and the Contribution to World Cinematography Award are awarded each year.

The Ji.hlava festival is annually accompanied by the biggest section for film industry in Eastern Europe: The Institute of Documentary Film organizes the East European Forum, the meeting of East European documentarists with producers from big European televisions. Further on we cooperate on the organization of East Silver, the market for documentary films from Central and Eastern Europe. The online portal is an all-year festival where you can download a large number of your favorite films.

Jihlava office
Jana Masaryka 16 (P.O. Box 33)
586 01 Jihlava
Czech Republic
tel. +420 774 101 656

Date limite d’inscription des films : 31 Mars 2021
- March 31, 2021: films released in 2020
- May 31, 2021: films completed in 2021 and released by May 31, 2021
- July 31, 2021: rough cuts and films that have so far not had a festival world premiere