• Rich Hill director Tracy Droz Tragos and Indiewire Editor-at-Large Anne Thompson

  • Amy filmmaker Asif Kapadia with Indiewire Editor-at-Large Anne Thompson

  • What Happened, Miss Simone? director Liz Garbus

  • Steve Gilula, Co-President of Fox Searchlight Pictures with He Named Me Malala director Davis Guggenheim and Indiewire Editor in Chief Dana Harris.

  • Merry Clayton sings for the audience after the screening of Twenty Feet from Stardom

  • Particle Fever editor Walter Murch, producer David Kaplan and director Mark Levinson at the Q&A following the screening of the documentary

  • Food Chains director Sanjay Rawal, producer Smriti Keshari, Executive Producer Eva Longoria & Indiewire's Ben Travers at the Q&A following the screening of the film

  • Cartel Land producers Molly Thompson and Tom Yellin stand with filmmaker Matt Heineman

  • Meet The Patels subjects Vasant and Champa Patel with filmmaker Geeta Patel and Indiewire's Steve Greene

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 take place at The Landmark in Los Angeles from September through November and conclude with a moderated Q&A with the filmmakers. 

Contact Amy Jelenko for more information.

2016 Screenings:

  • September 7, 2016 @ 7:30pm

    A Sony Pictures Classics release

    THE EAGLE HUNTRESS follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the...

  • September 8, 2016 @ 7:30pm

    A Magnolia Pictures release

    On January 9, 2006 The New York Times sent shockwaves through the literary world when it...

  • September 13, 2016 @ 7:30pm


    An ESPN Films release

    It is the defining cultural tale of modern America – a saga of race, celebrity, media,...

  • September 15, 2016 @ 7:30pm

    An Amazon Studios and Open Road Films release

    Shortly after former New Orleans Saints star defensive back Steve Gleason is...

  • September 19, 2016 @ 7:30pm

    AUDRIE & DAISY is an urgent real-life drama that examines the ripple effects on families, friends, schools and communities when two underage...

  • September 20, 2016 @ 7:30pm

    A FilmRise release

    Fifty years ago, the name "Kitty Genovese" became synonymous with urban apathy after 38 eyewitnesses...