DOCS FOR SALE

Established in 1996, Docs for Sale has grown into one of the world’s premiere markets for documentary cinema. Every year, more than 250 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. Read more >>

New this year: IDFA Forum and Docs for Sale are partnering for a new category at the Forum: Rough Cut Projects. Replacing the successful Work-in-Progress Screenings held in 2013 and 2014, the new category will showcase around ten projects in the final stage of production.

Docs for Sale 2015 will take place November 20-27.

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IDFAcademy Summer School report July 8, 2015 | Emerging filmmakers from all over the world came together for an uncharacteristically hot week in Amsterdam to work on their documentary projects with renowned tutors such as Victor Kossakovsky and Cecilia Lidin.
IBF announces May selection July 7, 2015 | The IDFA Bertha Fund has concluded the second selection round for 2015. Eleven documentary projects from countries like Nepal, Kyrgyzstan, South Sudan, Uruguay and Georgia will be supported by the fund in its classic scheme.
New Media at IDFA 2015 July 7, 2015 | For those interested in the creative potential of digital technology, virtual reality and interactive media, this year's IDFA will have more to offer than ever before.
Errol Morris central guest at IDFA 2015 June 30, 2015 | Renowned filmmaker Errol Morris will compile this year's Top 10 program at IDFA. The festival will also be screening a retrospective of Morris's work.
More room for Rough Cut Projects at Forum June 4, 2015 | IDFA Forum is introducing a new category for its 2015 edition: Rough Cut Projects. Replacing the successful Work-in-Progress Screenings held in 2013 and 2014, the new category is organised in cooperation with IDFA's market Docs for Sale.

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IDFAindustry @IDFAindustry 2 days ago
The IDFA Award for most promissing project pitched @docmontevideo goes to WAR NAME: ALIAS YINETH by Daniela Castro & Nicolas OrdoƱez
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IDFAindustry @IDFAindustry 2 days ago
IDFA 2015 submission deadline is approaching fast! Please submit your documentaries before/on August 1. Entry form: http://t.co/HhyxWiiPYL
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