• Mon. November 16, 2015 @ 7:00pm
    Los Angeles, CA

    Co-presented by Visual Communications

    Series Interviewer Ben Mankiewicz Join us for the final IDA Conversation Series event of the Summer/Fall season, an exploration of the extraordinary work and career of the Academy Award® nominated director Renee Tajima-Peña.
  • Wed. October 21, 2015 @ 7:00pm
    Los Angeles, CA

    Series Interviewer Ben Mankiewicz

    October’s IDA Conversation Series event spotlights the exceptional films and remarkable career of Davis Guggenheim, director of the Academy Award® winning documentary An Inconvenient Truth, one of the most influential films of our time.

  • Thu. October 1, 2015 @ 7:00pm
    Oakland, CA

    Interviewed by Orlando Bagwell

    Join us for this special Bay Area edition of the IDA Conversation Series featuring the preeminent documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson in conversation with Orlando Bagwell, Director of the U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism documentary program.

  • Mon. September 28, 2015 @ 7:00pm
    Los Angeles, CA

    Series Interviewer Ben Mankiewicz

    IDA’s Summer/Fall Conversation Series continues to dazzle in September with the remarkable Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney in conversation with the engaging Ben Mankiewicz.

  • Mon. August 31, 2015 @ 7:00pm
    Los Angeles, CA

    Series Interviewer Ben Mankiewicz

    Join us for the second event in our special Summer/Fall Conversation Series as host Ben Mankiewicz interviews Rory Kennedy, one of the preeminent documentary filmmakers of our time, and shows a selection of riveting clips from her extraordinary career.

  • Tue. July 21, 2015 @ 7:00pm
    Los Angeles, CA

    Series Interviewer Ben Mankiewicz

    Our premiere event, featuring an onstage interview and clips program, spotlights the remarkable directing/producing team of Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering. Their most recent documentary feature The Hunting Ground, a monumental exposé about sexual assault on college campuses, premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival and has focused national attention on this critical issue.

  • Wed. March 26, 2014 @ 7:00pm
    Los Angeles, CA

    Join us for a special evening as we go in-depth and behind-the-scenes with LA’s own Morgan Neville, director and producer of the Oscar®-winning, box office-smashing Twenty Feet from Stardom.