• Wed. May 17, 2017 @ 1:00pm
    Los Angeles, CA

    Join us for a very special edition of the IDA Conversation Series, co-presented with the USC School of Cinematic Arts, as we traverse the unwavering career of the legendary HBO Executive Producer Sheila Nevins.

  • Wed. March 29, 2017 @ 6:00pm
    San Francisco, CA

    Join us for the San Francisco edition of the IDA Conversation Series as we celebrate the collaborative creative history of Emmy nominated Director/Producer Bonni Cohen and legendary multi award winning director, cinematographer, producer, and educator, Jon Else.

  • Wed. October 19, 2016 @ 8:00pm
    Los Angeles, CA

    Join us for another exciting event in the IDA Conversation Series, an exploration of the work of Academy Award-nominated filmmakers Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady. The evening will feature a clips program and lively conversation between Heidi, Rachel and series host/interviewer Ben Mankiewicz.

  • Tue. August 9, 2016 @ 7:00pm
    Los Angeles, CA

    Join us for another exciting event in the IDA Conversation Series, an exploration of the extraordinary career of the legendary director Werner Herzog. The evening will feature a clips program and lively conversation between Werner and series host/interviewer Ben Mankiewicz.

  • Mon. July 11, 2016 @ 7:00pm
    Los Angeles, CA

    Interviewed by Ben Mankiewicz
    Join us for the premiere event of the 2016 IDA Conversation Series, spotlighting the brilliant work and extraordinary career of the Academy Award®-winning director Roger Ross Williams.

  • Sat. June 11, 2016 @ 2:00pm
    Chicago, IL

    Co-presented by Kartemquin Films and DCASE

    Interviewed by Adam Kempenaar

    Join Kartemquin Films for the first IDA Conversation Series event in Chicago, an exploration of the extraordinary work and career of the Academy Award® nominated director Steve James (Hoop Dreams, The Interrupters, Life Itself).