Festival Name: International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
The International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) is Europe's largest documentary film festival, and includes the Docs for Sale market that runs alongside it and the FORUM for the co-financing of international documentaries, which takes place over three days during the festival.
The festival awards in a number of categories, including the Joris Ivens Competition for features, the Silver Wolf Award for shorts between 30 and 60 minutes, and the First Appearance Award for film debuts.
During the festival there's a daily newsletter that's definitely worth checking out if you can't make it, but making it is the best option for this event.
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