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 April 1.)

Istanbul Film Festival
Held April 5-20, film.iksv.org
- Ally Derks (Festival Director) – April 15-18
  Derks will also attend the Meetings on the Bridge industry event.

Tribeca Film Festival (New York)
Held April 17-28, www.tribeca.com
- Caspar Sonnen (IDFA DocLab Curator) – April 21-27

Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival (Toronto)
Held April 24-May 3, www.hotdocs.ca
- Yorinde Segal (IDFA Forum Coordinator) – April 28-May 2

Visions du Réel (Nyon)
Held April 25-May 3, www.visionsdureel.ch
- Joost Daamen (Program Researcher) – April 29-May 1

Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen
Held May 1-6, www.kurzfilmtage.de
- Joost Daamen (Program Researcher) – May 3-5

Festival de Cannes
Held May 14-25, www.festival-cannes.com
- Adriek van Nieuwenhuyzen (Head of Industry Office) – May 16-20
- Joost Daamen (Program Researcher) – May 16-20
- Caspar Sonnen (IDFA DocLab Curator) – May 16-19
- Raul Niño Zambrano (Program Researcher) – May 16-20
- Laura van Halsema (Research & Development) – May 16-20
- Isabel Arrate Fernandez (IDFA Bertha Fund Manager) – May 16-20

Sheffield Doc/Fest
Held June 7-12, www.sheffdocfest.com
- Yorinde Segal (IDFA Forum Coordinator) – June 7-10
- Laurien ten Houten (Docs for Sale Coordinator) – June 7-10
IDFA Bertha Fund supports ten new projects April 1, 2014 | The IDFA Bertha Fund has concluded its February selection round of 2014 by choosing ten documentary projects from countries like Mozambique, Venezuela, India and Kyrgyzstan.
IDFAcademy Summer School announces first tutors March 24, 2014 | Director Leonard Retel Helmrich, editor Jesper Osmund and IKON commissioning editor Margje de Koning will be among the tutors for the seventh IDFAcademy Summer School.
Call for submission IDFA-Mediafonds Workshop March 10, 2014 | IDFA and the Dutch Cultural Media Fund encourage creative, experienced filmmakers to enter their film plans for the IDFA-Mediafonds Workshop 2014. The deadline for entry is April 4. Please note: Only Dutch speaking participants are eligible for this workshop.
Call for IDFA.tv January 20, 2014 | IDFA.tv is looking for festival classics online. We are researching which documentaries previously shown at IDFA are (legally) available online and on which platform.
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