Key dates

    Mark your calendars with these important dates and deadlines for filmmakers and film professionals.

    IDFA 2020
    November 18-29
    Note: IDFA's markets are taking place early this year, starting November 16. Details below.

    Festival submissions are now open. Deadline: August 1
    Accreditation opens: September 1

    IDFA DocLab 2020
    November 18-29

    IDFA Forum 2020
    November 16-20
    Updated rules and regulations available: June 12
    Entry form available: June 12
    Submission deadline: August 1
    Accreditation opens: September 1

    IDFAcademy during IDFA 2020
    November 19, 20, 23, 24 and 25
    Entry form available: July 1
    Application deadline: September 1

    Docs for Sale 2020
    Docs for Sale 2020 Catalogue: available and updated throughout the year
    Online meetings: November 16-20
    Entry form available: June 12
    Submission deadline: September 15
    Accreditation opens: September 1

    IDFA Bertha Fund 2020
    IDFA Bertha Fund Europe Co-production submission deadline: April 1
    IDFA Bertha Fund Classic submission deadline: June 10 & December 10
    IDFA Bertha Fund Europe Distribution: submissions accepted until October 1
    NFF+IBF Co-Production Scheme submission deadline: March 3