Throughout the year, IDFA DocLab calls for entries to its various programs, including project submissions to the festival, proposals for the IDFA DocLab R&D program, and more. Check this page for an up-to-date listing of all DocLab calls that are currently available.
The call for submissions for the IDFA DocLab festival program is closed now. Our annual Open Call for R&D Proposals will return in early 2022.
IDFA DocLab is supported by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy of the Netherlands, CLICKNL, Netherlands Film Fund, Mondriaan Fund, ARTE, Flanders Audiovisual Fund. Tolhuistuin and MIAP Foundation.
DocLab research collaboration partners are MIT Open Documentary Lab, Beeld en Geluid, ARTIS-Planetarium, CreativeXR, Diversion cinema, Het Nieuwe Instituut, POPKRAFT, The Immersive Storytelling Studio (National Theatre), Tolhuistuin, Cie Gilles Jobin, National Film Board of Canada and Submarine Channel.