All Documentaries

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

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    Ahmed - Almost 13

    • Ritchie Cavander-Cole
    • 2011
    • 38 min

    An intimate glimpse into the daily life of a Chechen family in Norway, seen through the eyes of the oldest son, a 13-year-old.

    All of Me

    • Susan Koenen
    • 2012
    • 15 min

    Diede and Emma share everything with each other. Everything? Well, almost everything. Because Diede has a secret: she's clairvoyant.

    All These Sleepless Nights

    • Michal Marczak
    • 2016
    • 100 min

    A coming-of-age portrait about alcohol, drugs, girls and house music, balancing between fact and fiction.


    • Wang Bing
    • 2012
    • 89 min

    A poignant portrait of three Chinese sisters aged four, six and ten, who live in the mountains without parents.

    Always Together

    • Eva Tomanova
    • 2014
    • 77 min

    The ideal life of a self-sufficient family in the Czech countryside is subtly dissected by the filmmaker, who has some reservations about the choices of the parents.

    Anuktatop: The Metamorphosis

    • Nicolas Pradal, Pierre Selvini
    • 2016
    • 112 min

    Dreamy docufiction showing how members of the Wayana tribe in French Guyana deal with the changing world around them.

    Arlette - Courage Is a Muscle

    • Florian Hoffmann
    • 2015
    • 84 min

    Fifteen-year-old Arlette from the Central African Republic travels to Germany for medical treatment; culture shock and the advent of adulthood coincide.

    At Berkeley

    • Frederick Wiseman
    • 2013
    • 244 min

    An extensive portrait of the prestigious University of California, Berkeley as it strives to provide independent, high-quality public education in the face of financial deficits.

    At Home in the World

    • Andreas Koefoed
    • 2015
    • 58 min

    At a Danish Red Cross school, young refugees are being prepared for regular education. Among them is an introverted Chechnyan named Magomed.

    Ballet Boys

    • Kenneth Elvebakk
    • 2014
    • 75 min

    Three Norwegian teenage boys dream of careers as professional ballet dancers. How do these young talents prepare for such an exceptional future?