Locations

IDFA is proud to announce that the festival heart is moving to the Amstel area, with hotel NH Doelen and Café De Jaren added as new festival locations. The primary screening locations will still be located around Rembrandtplein.

Screening Locations
Pathé Tuschinski | Reguliersbreestraat 26
Pathé de Munt | Vijzelstraat 15
EYE | IJpromenade 1 (take Buikslotermeer ferry)
De Brakke Grond | Nes 43
Melkweg | Lijnbaansgracht 234a
De Balie | Kleine-Gartmanplantsoen 10
De Kleine Komedie | Amstel 56
Het Ketelhuis | Pazzanistraat 4
DeLaMar Theater | Marnixstraat 402
Bijlmer Parktheater | Anton de Komplein 240
Podium Mozaïek | Bos en Lommerweg 191
Stedelijk Museum | Museumplein 10

Industry Locations
Hotel NH Caransa | Rembrandtplein 19
   Guest Desk | Guest Box Office | Press Desk
Compagnie theatre | Kloveniersburgwal 50 
   IDFA Forum | IDFAcademy | Awards Ceremony
Arti et Amicitiae | Rokin 112 
   Docs for Sale | Press Viewing Booths
Café De Jaren | Nieuwe Doelenstraat 20-22
   Guests Meet Guests | Filmmakers Breakfasts
De Brakke Grond | Nes 43
   Industry Panels | Nominees Night
Hotel NH Doelen | Nieuwe Doelenstraat 26
   First Aid Doc Clinic | Writing Room
NRC Restaurant Café | Rokin 65
   IDFA Forum Kickoff Drinks
Brasserie Harkema | Nes 67
   IDFA Forum Lunches
NFA | Markenplein 1
   IDFA Filmacademy Day

Festival Café's
Café De Jaren | Nieuwe Doelenstraat 20-22
Café Swych | Nieuwe Doelenstraat 24

Festival Hotels
Hotel NH Doelen | Nieuwe Doelenstraat 26
Hotel NH City Centre Amsterdam| Spuistraat 288-292
Hotel NH Caransa | Rembrandtplein 19
Hotel NH Carlton | Vijzelstraat 4
Hotel NH Tropen | Linnaeusstraat 2C

Map


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Tickets

The full 2014 program and schedule will be announced on November 6. Online ticket sales for pass holders will start on November 7.

How to obtain tickets 
• Tickets for all regular screenings can be obtained at the Guest Box Office or online (for an online instruction, see below).
• Telephone reservations are not accepted.
• With your Guest Pass, Forum Pass, IDFAcademy Pass or Press Pass, you can get free tickets for screenings for the same day or the following day.
• If you want tickets for any days thereafter, there is a charge of €5.00 per ticket.
• When you get tickets at the Guest Desk, they will be uploaded to your pass. When you get tickets online, they will automatically be uploaded to your pass.
• You will have to present your pass when entering a screening. Please have your pass ready for inspection at all screenings.
• There will be no admission after the starting time stated in the program guide.
• In case a screening is sold out Guest Pass, Press Pass, IDFA Forum Pass and IDFAcademy Pass holders are given the opportunity to cue at the entrance of the hall. Before the screening starts free seats can be taken accordingly by those waiting in line.
• For all information on the various IDFA Passes, click here.

Industry Screenings
With a Guest Pass, IDFA Forum Pass, Press Pass, Docs for Sale Acquisition Pass or IDFAcademy Pass, you can attend the Industry Screenings without a ticket (first come, first serve). The Industry Screenings, which show the films from the various competition programs, take place at the regular festival venues. To attend these Industry Screenings, you do not need to make any advance reservations, nor do we require any special tickets. All you need to do to gain access to the Industry Screenings is to present your pass at the door. Please note: full = full

Buying tickets online

With a Guest Pass, IDFA Forum Pass, IDFAcademy Pass or Press Pass, you can obtain free tickets for screenings on the same day or the following day. Please note: booking tickets online for screenings a day in advance is free from 12pm. If you want to be sure of a seat, you can also buy tickets (for the entire festvial period) through MyIDFA at a discount rate.
Watch the IDFA trailer October 29, 2014 | IDFA has unveiled its 2014 poster campaign and trailer, which both highlight the diversity of scope and nationality of the festival program.
IDFA Bertha Fund Harvest 2014 October 28, 2014 | IDFA has selected a total of 10 documentaries made with financial assistance from the IDFA Bertha Fund this year. Each year, the IBF provides support in two selection rounds to documentary projects from developing countries.
IDFA Forum Selection 2014 October 14, 2014 | The complete list of projects selected for IDFA Forum 2014 has been announced.
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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