Upcoming Events & Screenings
Animation and Graphics Master Class with Syd Garon and Chris KirkApril 29, 2017 @ 10:00amIDA Offices3470 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 980Los Angeles, CA 90010United States
Join us for an instructive Master Class with Emmy-nominated and Golden Eye Award-winning Animation and Graphic Designers, Syd Garon and Chris Kirk.
DocuClub LA: The JudgeMay 1, 2017 @ 7:00pm3470 Wilshire Blvd.Suite 980Los Angeles, CA 90010United States
Please join us Monday, May 1, for the second installment of DocuClub LA in 2017 with a screening of THE JUDGE by director/producer Erika Cohn. The film provides rare insight into Shari’a law (Islamic law), an often misunderstood legal framework for Muslims, told through the eyes of the first woman judge to be appointed to the Middle East’s religious courts.
Interview Shooting & Lighting Master Class with Adam IrvingMay 13, 2017 @ 10:00amIDA Offices3470 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 980Los Angeles, CA 90010United States
Join us for an comprehensive Master Class on best practices in interviewing techniques, from how to effectively prepare your subject to producing the best possible conditions for lighting and audio recording.
AFS x IDA: Master Class with Cinematographer Kirsten JohnsonJune 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.
News & Blogs
The New Distribution Landscape
In this ever-complicated media landscape, with disruptors everywhere, and the challenge of breaking through the noise an increasingly difficult proposition, we sought to bring some clarity and guidance to filmmakers whose films weren't being sold in an auction environment at a major film festival—which is to say, the majority of documentary films being made today.