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 Rembrandt Square.

Screening Locations
Pathé Tuschinski | Reguliersbreestraat 26
Pathé de Munt | Vijzelstraat 15
De Brakke Grond | Nes 43
EYE | IJpromenade 1
Melkweg | Lijnbaansgracht 234a
De Balie | Kleine-Gartmanplantsoen 10
Podium Mozaïek | Bos en Lommerweg 191
Het Ketelhuis | Pazzanistraat 4

Industry Locations
Hotel NH Caransa | Rembrandtplein 19
   Guest Desk | Guest Box Office | Press Desk
Compagnie theatre | Kloveniersburgwal 50 
   IDFA Forum | IDFAcademy
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
Hotel NH Doelen | Nieuwe Doelenstraat 26
   First Aid Doc Clinic | Writing Room
NRC Restaurant Café | Rokin 65
   IDFA Forum Kickoff Drinks

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


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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.
IDFA Forum Selection 2014 October 14, 2014 | The complete list of projects selected for IDFA Forum 2014 has been announced.
Film List 2014 October 10, 2014 | The complete list of selected films for IDFA 2014, in alphabetical order, is now online.
Framing Reality October 7, 2014 | Hybrid film will get a special focus in the Framing Reality program during IDFA 2014. The program, a continuation of 2013's Based on the Same Story, presents ten films in which real people play themselves on camera.
Wanted: Youth Jury! September 30, 2014 | Every year, a selection of films from the IDFA program compete for the IDFA DOC U Award, given out by a youth jury. Do you want to have a say about the winner, and are you between 15 and 18 years old? Then apply now!
IDFA 2014 presents theme program Of Media and Men September 23, 2014 | A theme program investigating the mediated interaction between the people and their governments will be presented at IDFA 2014. Of Media and Men encompasses a film program, several new media projects in IDFA DocLab and a Paradocs program curated by visual artist Aernout Mik.
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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