DOCS FOR SALE

Established in 1996, Docs for Sale has grown into one of the world’s premier markets for documentary cinema. Every year, more than 300 TV buyers, sales agents, distributors and festival programmers convene in Amsterdam to watch a selection of the very latest and best documentaries available to the international market.
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Docs for Sale 2016 took place November 18-24. Information about Docs for Sale 2017 will be updated soon.

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Call for Entry: IDFA Bertha Fund December 22, 2016 | The IDFA Bertha Fund is looking for new creative documentary projects from developing countries for both its classic program and the IBF Europe distribution scheme.
Ally Derks receives Pioneer Award December 12, 2016 | Last Saturday, Ally Derks received a prestigious Pioneer Award from the International Documentary Association.

Docs for Sale Top 10

1 Stranger in Paradise
75
2 Plastic China
67
3 Nowhere to Hide
64
4 The Grown-Ups
56
- Burning Out
56
6 Amateurs in Space
54
7 Machines
53
- La Chana
53
9 The Good Postman
50
10 How to Meet a Mermaid
49

Last updated November 24, 21:45.
Open Call: Short Web Documentaries November 26, 2016 | IDFA and Jos de Putter from Deep Focus Web Documentaries invite entries for project proposals from talented (young) filmmakers.
And the winners are... November 23, 2016 | At the Awards Ceremony in the Stadsschouwburg, the 14 winners of IDFA 2016 have just been announced.

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