Upcoming Events & Screenings
DocuClub NY: afterwardMon. June 5, 2017 @ 7:00pmDCTV87 Lafayette StreetNew York, NY 10013United States
Please join us Monday, June 5th, for DocuClub NY! We'll be screening director Ofra Bloch's afterward. Following the screening, we will be joined by OFRA BLOCH (Director), JACK RICCOBONO (Producer), and MICHEAL J. PALMER (Editor) for a moderated discussion.
- June 8, 2017 @ 7:00pmThe Landmark Theater10850 W. Pico BlvdLos Angeles, CA 90064
AFS x IDA: Master Class with Cinematographer Kirsten JohnsonSat. June 10, 2017 @ 10:00amAustin Public1143 Northwestern AveAustin, TX 78702United States
Join the IDA and AFS for another Austin Master Class with lauded cinematographer Kirsten Johnson, exploring her approach and techniques to documentary filmmaking.
IDA x NYFA: VR 101 for DocumentarySat. June 10, 2017 @ 10:00amNew York Film Academy17 Battery PlaceNew York, NY 10004United States
Join us in New York for VR 101 for Documentary, co-presented with the New York Film Academy. This daylong workshop is specifically designed to give nonfiction filmmakers the basic tools to enter the world of VR for documentary. From storytelling to stitching, attendees will receive hands-on experience with the tools used for this developing technology.
Digital Security Training for FilmmakersSat. June 10, 2017 @ 2:00pmITVS Offices1435 Folsom StSan Francisco, CA 94103United States
With increasing challenges to the privacy and security of filmmakers, do you know how to protect your digital communications and equipment? This half-day intensive, co-hosted by the International Documentary Association, ITVS and Freedom of the Press Foundation will provide how-to guides and resources for protecting your privacy in the age of mass surveillance.
News & Blogs
In today’s political climate, the documentary community is facing the possibility of losing some of its most vital sources of public funding—which, in turn, have spurred further support from foundations, corporations and individuals. That said, we devote the Spring issue to funding, fundraising and sustainability.
IDA-Supported Doc of the Week
Pare Lorentz Documentary Fund
provides annual production grants totaling $195,000 to be used in the creation of documentary films that illuminate pressing issues in the United States. We will be accepting applications on a rolling basis until July 31, 2017.