FESTIVAL ATTENDANCE

Want to meet our staff? Check this page for an up to date listing of festivals all over the world where representatives of IDFA will be in attendance. (Last updated September 1.)

dfi symposium, Cologne
"Documentaries for Young Audiences"

Held September 11-13, www.dokumentarfilminitiative.de
- Meike Statema (Head of IDFA Education) – September 11-13

CNEX Chinese Doc Forum
Held September 24-30 at the Taipei Documentary Film Festival, ccdf.cnex.org.tw
- Adriek van Nieuwenhuyzen (Head of IDFA Industry) – September 26-29

Antalya Film Forum
Held October 10-18 at the Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival, www.altinportakal.org.tr
- Ally Derks (Festival Directior) – October 14-18
IDFA relocates festival heart to Amstel September 16, 2014 | This year’s IDFA will for the first time be focused around the Amstel river. The main festival locations Pathé Tuschinski, Pathé de Munt, EYE and De Brakke Grond remain, but the festival buzz will move to Café de Jaren and Café Swych on Amsterdam’s Nieuwe Doelenstraat.
IDFA to present themed program on The Female Gaze September 9, 2014 | During the upcoming festival, IDFA will present a themed program on the role of women in documentary called The Female Gaze. Fifteen leading international female directors, including Pirjo Honkasalo, Barbara Kopple and Kim Longinotto, have put together a program of old and new documentaries by themselves and other female directors.
IDFA Bertha Fund introduces European program September 1, 2014 | The IDFA Bertha Fund is launching a new program: IDFA Bertha Fund – Europe. The new program will support the production and distribution of documentaries realized through co-productions between European producers and producers from developing countries.

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IDFAindustry @IDFAindustry 14 hour ago
The Kids & Docs workshop started this morning! Participants will develop a plan for a short kid' doc. @Mediafonds http://t.co/jcfpXsb3kq
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IDFAindustry @IDFAindustry 2 days ago
IDFA's festival heart will move from the Rembrandt square to the Amstel river for the 2014 edition: http://t.co/1B03PNxxs5
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