FESTIVAL

Every year, IDFA welcomes some 2,500 international documentary professionals in Amsterdam during eleven days of films, industry events, panel discussions and much more. Entry for the 2015 edition is now open; enter your film or interactive projecte before August 1! Want to keep up to date with IDFA throughout the year? Subscribe to our Industry Newsletter.

Attend IDFA

IDFA Awards given out in Durban, Montevideo and Sarajevo August 27, 2015 | Three IDFA Awards were handed out over the summer to promising projects pitched at three international film markets. As part of the awards, all winners will attend IDFA in November.
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.

Twitter

IDFAindustry @IDFAindustry 2 days ago
Only a few days left to enter your project to co-production market #IDFAForum! Deadline is September 1. More: https://t.co/xtnoEAQH1z
Open
IDFAindustry @IDFAindustry 3 days ago
"Docs are an important tool for dialogue between cultures, religions, people" IDFA director Ally Derks @thekortimes https://t.co/OWsVtoOSqM
Open
VPRO Oxfam Novib de Volkskrant BankGiro Loterij Fonds 21 Fonds 21