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 deadline for festival submissions for IDFA DocLab 2020 has passed! The 14th edition of IDFA DocLab is taking place November 20 to 29, 2020. The IDFA DocLab Forum for industry professionals is starting online November 16. The R&D Program will open up for proposals again in early 2021.
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.