FESTIVAL

We look back on a great festival. The number of visits have increased from 208,000 in 2012 to 222,000 this year. Net receipts increased from € 1,060,000 in 2012 to € 1,257,000. The number of guests from the Netherlands and the rest of the world increased slightly compared with 2012 (2,583): 2,617 documentary professionals from the Netherlands and further afield attended the festival.

IDFA 2014 will take place November 19-30.
Deadlines for entry: May 1 and August 1.

Film Entry

Program

Call for Entry: IDFA Bertha Fund April 22, 2014 | The IDFA Bertha Fund, which supports documentary filmmakers in and from Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and parts of Eastern Europe, has announced its second and last selection round for 2014. The deadline for submisison is May 15.
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 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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