All Documentaries

    A list of all films and interactive documentaries selected for IDFA throughout the years.

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    • Nora Martirosyan
    • 2007
    • 44 min

    What are the parallels between 1937, the history of a country and that of an individual?

    200000 Phantôms

    • Jean-Gabriel Périot
    • 2007
    • 10 min

    yayayayay 600 photographs illustrate the Gembaku Dome in Hiroshima from its destruction by the atomic bomb in 1945 until now.

    4 Short Films on Iraq - Sistani, Losing Faith, Greetings from Sadr City, Shia-istan

    • Maziar Bahari
    • 2007
    • 72 min

    Four reports that depict everyday life, political and religous issues in war-stricken raq.

    52 Percent

    • Rafal Skalski
    • 2007
    • 20 min

    A young girl wants nothing more than to get accepted to the infamous Vaganova Ballet Academy in St. Petersburg, but her legs are 0.4 percent too short.

    9 Star Hotel

    • Ido Haar
    • 2006
    • 78 min

    A raw account of the difficult lives of Palestinian men who are forced to seek illegal employment in Israel.

    A Is for Autism

    • Tim Webb
    • 1992
    • 11 min

    An animated collage of drawings, live-action sequences and voice-overs which offer insight into different aspects and forms of autism. A rare glimpse at the very private and personal worlds of autistic children and adults.


    • Paul Vester
    • 1995
    • 11 min

    An animated documentary that illustrates people with recovering memories of their alien abductions under hypnosis.

    All White in Barking

    • Marc Isaacs
    • 2007
    • 73 min

    All White in Barking shows how several native inhabitants of a London neighbourhood deal with their new neighbours.

    Amsterdam Reconstruction

    • Jérôme Schlomoff
    • 2007
    • 20 min

    A walk through the cultural ruins of the city of Amsterdam.

    And Along Came a Spider

    • Maziar Bahari
    • 2002
    • 52 min

    Director Maziar Bahari interviews the 39-year-old serial killer Saeed Hanaei, who murdered 16 prostitutes in the Iranian city of Mashad.