Key dates

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

    IDFA
    November 20–December 1
    Late guest accreditation is still available for an additional fee.

    Ticket sales for accredited guests and Friends of IDFA start: November 4
    General ticket sales start: November 7
    Awards Ceremony & Documentary Ball: November 27

    IDFA DocLab
    November 20–December 1
    Late accreditation is still available for an additional fee.

    Key DocLab events: November 22-26
    DocLab opening night: November 22
    DocLab Exhibition: November 22–December 1
    Interactive Conference: November 23
    IDFA DocLab Forum: November 24-26

    IDFA Forum
    November 24–27
    Late accreditation is still available for an additional fee.

    Rough Cut Screenings: November 24
    IDFA DocLab Forum: November 24-26
    Project presentations: November 25-27
    One-on-one meetings: November 25-27
    Presentations for children’s documentaries: November 27

    Docs for Sale
    November 22–28
    Late accreditation is still available for an additional fee; the deadline is October 10.

    Rough Cut Screenings: November 24

    IDFAcademy
    November 21–24

    Karen de Bok Talent Award handed out: November 21

    IDFA Bertha Fund
    IBF Europe - Distribution of International Co-productions project submissions are now open; applications are accepted continuously until December 1, 2019.