Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Event dates: 22 November – 2 December 2007

The 20th edition of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam

Call for documentaries
Each year, IDFA selects and screens more than 250 documentaries, running the gamut from international audience favourites to artistic experiments along the fringes of the genre.

There are no fees involved, not even if your film gets selected, but please keep our deadlines in mind: the first one coming up is 1 May.

Submit with MyIDFA
In order to submit a film, you need a MyIDFA account. This will allow you to submit films and projects to IDFA as well as to the Docs for Sale and FORUM markets.

Regulations
In addition to the Joris Ivens Competition (documentaries longer than 60 minutes), the Silver Wolf Competition (30-60 minutes), the Silver Cub Competition (shorter than 30 minutes), and the First Appearance Competition (for debuting directors), the festival includes many other programmes.

Deadlines IDFA 2007
1 May for films finished between 10 August 2006 and 1 April 2007 10 August for films finished after 1 April 2007

Additional industry deadlines

The FORUM
Deadline: 1 September 2007
Regulations and entry form will be available as of 1 July 2007 Docs for Sale

Deadline: 1 October 2007
Regulations and entry form will be available as of 1 July 2007 Jan Vrijman Fund
Deadlines: 1 June 2007 and 1 February 2008

Deadlines: 01/05/07 and 10/08/07