IDFA FORUM

The Forum, IDFA's international co-financing and co-production market, is Europe's most important breeding ground for new documentary projects, and an essential meeting place for filmmakers, television commissioning editors, documentary stakeholders and independent documentary producers.
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The 22nd edition of IDFA Forum has come to an end. A total of 50 projects from 20 countries were presented in various pitch set-ups. More than 750 meetings between the pitch teams and the decision makers present were scheduled by the Forum team. We hope that the Forum 2014 proved to be fertile ground and that the proposed collaborations will be finalized soon.

IDFA Forum 2015 will take place November 23–25. The deadline for project submission is September 1. The entry form will be available in MyIDFA from July 2015. The deadline for accreditation is October 10.

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CITIZENFOUR wins Oscar for Best Documentary February 23, 2015 | Laura Poitras' documentary on Edward Snowden CITIZENFOUR, a highlight of IDFA 2014's Of Media and Men program, won the Oscar for Best Documentary last night.
Call for submission IDFA-Mediafonds Workshop February 17, 2015 | IDFA and the Dutch Cultural Media Fund encourage creative, experienced filmmakers to enter their film plans for the IDFA-Mediafonds Workshop 2015. The deadline for entry is April 6. Please note: Only Dutch speaking participants are eligible for this workshop.
And the winners are... November 28, 2014 | The winners of IDFA's seven competitions and two audience awards have been announced.
Attend IDFAcademy Summer School February 1, 2015 | Entry for the IDFAcademy Summer School 2015, which will take place June 29-July 4 in the heart of Amsterdam, is now open.

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IDFAindustry @IDFAindustry 7 days ago
And the Oscar goes to... @citizenfour ! Congratulations to director @laurapoitras and all involved.
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IDFAindustry @IDFAindustry 7 days ago
RT @Lauravpress: Congratulations @laurapoitras, @M_Bonnefoy and @DirkWilutzky with your well deserved Oscar for #CITIZENFOUR #Oscars2015
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