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.
We are now accepting festival submissions for IDFA DocLab 2021. Project submissions for IDFA DocLab Forum will open this summer, and 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.
Research Collaborations: MIT Open Documentary Lab and The Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision, POPKRAFT, CreativeXR, Diversion cinema, The Immersive Storytelling Studio (National Theatre) and Het Nieuwe Instituut.