IDA Documentary Screening Series

The IDA Documentary Screening Series brings some of the year’s best documentary films to the IDA community and members of industry guilds and organizations. Films selected for the Series receive exclusive access to an audience of tastemakers and doc lovers during the important Awards campaigning season. Screenings conclude with a moderated Q&A with the filmmakers. The Series takes place at The Landmark Theater in Los Angeles.

Contact Amy Jelenko for more information about the 2014 IDA Documentary Screening Series.

During the Q&A after the screening of 20 FEET FROM STARDOM, veteran backup singer Merry Clayton sings for a packed theater.

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Past Screenings

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    (Radius TWC)

    Conversation to follow with Director Jacob Kornbluth and Professor Robert Reich. Moderated by Dana Harris, Editor-in-Chief of Indiewire.

    Thursday, Sep. 26, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Phase 4 Films)

    Conversation to follow with Director Lucy Walker and film subject Kevin Pearce. Moderated by Matt Holzman of KCRW.

    Monday, Sep. 30, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Sundance Selects)

    Conversation to follow with Director Richard Rowley. Moderated by Jon Wiener, Contributing Editor of The Nation.

    Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Codeblack Entertainment/Lionsgate)

    Conversation to follow with Director Shola Lynch. Moderated by Dana Harris, Editor-in-Chief of Indiewire.
    Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Deston Films)

    Conversation to follow with Director Heather Winters and film subjects Desmond Child, Curtis Shaw Child, Angela Whittaker, Roman Shaw Child and Nyro Shaw Child. Moderated by Matt Holzman of KCRW.
    Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Radius TWC)

    Conversation to follow with Director Morgan Neville, joined by singer and subject of the film Merry Clayton. Moderated by Dana Harris, Editor-in-Chief of Indiewire.
    Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Focus World)

    Conversation to follow with Director Alex Gibney. Moderated by Matt Holzman of KCRW.
    Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Noujaim Films)

    Conversation to follow with Director Jehane Noujaim and subject Khalid Abdalla. Moderated by Anne Thompson, Owner and Editor-in-Chief of Thompson on Hollywood at Indiewire.
    Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Abramorama)

    Conversation to follow with Director Robert Stone. Moderated by Matt Holzman of KCRW.
    Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Sony Pictures Classics)

    Conversation to follow with Producer Farley Ziegler. Moderated by Steve Greene, Assistant Editor at Criticwire.
    Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Cabin Creek Films for OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network)

    Conversation to follow with Director Barbara Kopple. Moderated by Dana Harris, Editor-in-Chief of Indiewire.
    Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Radius TWC)

    Conversation to follow with Director Errol Morris. Moderated by Dana Harris, Editor-in-Chief of Indiewire.
    Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Cinedigm)

    Conversation to follow with Directors Malika Zouhali-Worrall and Katherine Fairfax Wright. Moderated by Matt Holzman of KCRW.
    Monday, Nov. 11, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (HBO Documentary Films)

    Conversation to follow with Director Dawn Porter. Moderated by Steve Greene, Assistant Editor at Criticwire.
    Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (Cinedigm/Docurama Films)

    Conversation to follow with Director Ramona Diaz and Producers Capella Fahoome and Josh Green.
    Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    (HBO)

    Join us for the L.A. premiere of James Lapine's Six by Sondheim. Conversation to follow with Lapine and Matt Holzman of KCRW.
    Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 - 7:30pm
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    Director: Rithy Panh
    Cannes Film Festival, Winner, Un Certain Regard

    Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 - 7:30pm
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    Director: Nuria Ibáñez
    Morelia International Film Festival, Winner, Best Feature Length Documentary
    and Best Documentary by a Woman
    Tweet your questions for Nuria Ibáñez @idaorg or use the hashtag #artofdoc. Select questions will be sent to Nuria, and her answers will be posted on documentary.org.
    Thursday, Mar. 13, 2014 - 7:30pm
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    Director: Gianfranco Rosi
    Venice International Film Festival 2013, Winner, Golden Lion
    Wednesday, Mar. 19, 2014 - 7:30pm