FESTIVAL ATTENDANCE

Want to meet our staff? Check this page for an up to date listing of festivals all over the world where representatives of IDFA will be in attendance. (Last updated July 13.)

Bogota Audiovisual Market (BAM)
Held July 13-17 in Bogota, Colombia, www.bogotamarket.com
• Raul Niño Zambrano (Senior Programmer) – July 14-17

Durban FilmMart
Held July 17-20 at the Durban International Film Festival (July 16-26), Durban, South-Africa, www.durbanfilmmart.com
Adriek van Nieuwenhuyzen (Head of Industry) – July 17-21

DocMontevideo
Held July 22-31 in Montevideo, Uruguay, www.docmontevideo.com
Raul Niño Zambrano (Programmer) – July 28-31

DOCU Rough Cut Boutique
Held August 17-21 at the Sarajevo Film Festival (August 14-22) in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, www.sff.ba
Adriek van Nieuwenhuyzen (Head of Industry) – August 17-20

DOK.Incubator: 2nd workshop
Held August 23-29 in Banská Štiavnica, Slovakia, www.dokincubator.net
Joost Daamen (Programmer) – dates t.b.a.

EBS International Documentary Festival
Held August 24-30 in Seoul, South-Korea, www.eidf.org
Ally Derks (Festival Director) – August 23-27
Derks will be head of the jury.
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 3 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 4 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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