Twenty Feet from Stardom wins Oscar
March 3, 2014 | Congratulations to director Morgan Neville, who's Twenty Feet from Stardom won the Academy Award for Best Documentary yesterday. At IDFA 2013, the film won the IDFA Melkweg Audience Award for Music Documentary.
Attend IDFAcademy Summer School
March 3, 2014 | Entry is now open for the IDFAcademy Summer School, which takes place June 30-July 5 in the heart of Amsterdam. The deadline for submission is April 1 2014.
'Sales Deal Imminent for Homs'
February 4, 2014 | Syrian producer Orwa Nyrabia, whose Return to Homs recently won the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize: Documentary at Sundance, told IDFA that he is very close to securing sales representation for the film.
In memory of Eduardo Coutinho
February 3, 2014 | With great sadness, IDFA learned of the tragic death of Eduardo Coutinho earlier this week. The legendary Brazilian documentary filmmaker, who was a prominent guest at IDFA 2011, was killed at his home at the age of 80.
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.