Workshops and training programs for emerging filmmakers
To stimulate new talent and high level documentary production, IDFAcademy organizes international training programs for emerging filmmakers: the IDFAcademy Summer School in July and the IDFAcademy during the festival in November. IDFA also organizes workshops for Dutch speaking participants.
During the festival, IDFAcademy offers an intensive four-day training program for emerging documentary filmmakers and producers. The program is open to emerging filmmakers and producers from all over the world, offering them a comprehensive introduction to the festival and the professional market.