Visiting address / postal address

International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam
Frederiksplein 52
1017 XN Amsterdam

Phone: +31 (0)20 6273329
Fax: +31 (0)20 6385388

Docs for Sale


Head of Industry Office:
Adriek van Nieuwenhuyzen

Laurien ten Houten

IDFA Forum


Head of Industry Office:
Adriek van Nieuwenhuyzen

Yorinde Segal

IDFA Bertha Fund


Ally Derks

Fund Manager:
Isabel Arrate Fernandez

Fund Producer:
Mélanie de Vocht



IDFAcademy Coordinator:

Meike Statema

IDFAcademy Producer: 

 Eva Laurillard


School Program Producer:

Marije Veenstra


Press Office:
Laura van Halsema 


Guest Services



Accreditation for IDFA 2014 is now open! Join us to celebrate the documentary genre at the 27th edition of IDFA! The deadline for accreditation is October 10.
IDFA Bertha Fund selects 19 new projects July 8, 2014 | The IDFA Bertha Fund has concluded the May selection round of 2014. Nineteen documentary projects from countries like Nicaragua, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Afghanistan and South-Sudan will be supported by the fund.
New collaboration with Docu Rough Cut Boutique July 8, 2014 | IDFA is proud to announce a new collaboration with the Sarajevo Film Festival and Balkan Documentary Center's Docu Rough Cut Boutique, where every year five projects from the Balkan and Caucasus region receive tailor-made coaching with an eye to moving forward the projects in their final stage.
Summer School's Out July 6, 2014 | The seventh edition of the IDFAcademy Summer School has closed its doors. For six days, young and upcoming talents from 15 different countries worked tirelessly on their projects, supported by eight renowned tutors, among whom was editor Ollie Huddleston: “If you think too much about what other people think, you can get really lost.”
Digital and interactive storytelling at IDFA 2014 July 4, 2014 | Since 2008, IDFA explores the future of non-fiction storytelling with its DocLab program and the Forum for crossmedia projects. This year, in collaboration with De Brakke Grond, we will present the biggest interactive storytelling program yet. We look forward to consider your interactive, transmedia and virtual reality projects.


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