Apply for IDFAcademy during IDFA 2020

    We are now accepting applications for IDFAcademy during IDFA! Are you an emerging documentary filmmaker or producer who has proven your talent on a national scale and would like to expand your career internationally? Then apply to our renowned training program taking place online during IDFA 2020. The accreditation deadline is September 1.

    During this intensive five-day online program, the next generation of international directors and producers gain up-to-date market knowledge of the documentary industry and learn first-hand about the current trends in documentary filmmaking. Trends and models in various parts of the world are dealt with to ensure that participants develop a broad view of the sector. Masterclasses with well-known directors, intimate sessions on topics like outreach and distribution, and watching films from the IDFA 2020 selection are all part of the program, plus a few special surprises.

    This year, current crowd limitations mean that IDFAcademy will take place completely online, ensuring that selected filmmakers can participate all over the world.

    The price for participation in the IDFAcademy program is 125 EUR ex VAT. Learn more about the program and submit an accreditation form by September 1 to be considered.

    IDFA's talent development program is made possible by Creative Europe Media, Dioraphte, VEVAM, Videoland, and NPO Fund.


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