Submit your project to the IDFA Bertha Fund

    Submit through either the IBF Classic or IBF Europe funding scheme

    All submitted projects undergo a stringent selection process. Only submissions that adhere to the IDFA Bertha Fund entry regulations per category can be considered, so please read these regulations carefully before submitting your documentary project. Entry forms are available through MyIDFA one month before the relevant deadline.

    Further information on the materials that should be provided during the entry process can be found in our Checklist for IBF Classic entry or Checklist for IBF Europe entry.

    New Submission Deadlines

    • IBF Classic: December 10, 2019 & June 10, 2020. The entry form for the next selection round will be available end of October.
    • IBF Europe - International co-production: April 1, 2020.
    • IBF Europe Distribution: Accepting applications until December 1, 2019.
    • NFF+IBF Co-production scheme: March 3, 2020.
    Go to the entry forms

    The IDFA Bertha Fund is supported by Bertha Foundation, Creative Europe Media, ASN Bank, and The Netherlands Film Fund.