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 2016 IDA Documentary Screening Series.


2015 Screenings:

  • Nov. 17 @ 8:30pm
    The Landmark Theater, L.A.

    Michael Ware, a novice Australian reporter, gained unprecedented access to Iraqi insurgency and filmed his journey. The film explores the Iraq War...

  • Nov. 12 @ 7:30pm
    The Landmark Theater, L.A.

    Music and politics collide when international music star, Pras Michel of the Fugees, returns to his homeland of Haiti following the devastating...

  • Nov. 11 @ 7:30pm
    The Landmark Theater, L.A.

    Meet The Patels is a laugh-out-loud real life romantic comedy about Ravi Patel, an almost-30-year-old Indian-American who enters a love...

  • Nov. 10 @ 7:30pm
    The Landmark Theater, L.A.

    Song of Lahore follows Sachal Studios musicians from their hometown in Pakistan to New York City as they rehearse and take the stage for...

  • Nov. 9 @ 7:30pm
    The Landmark Theater, L.A.

    With unprecedented access, Sundance award-winner Cartel Land brings a riveting, on-the-ground perspective to the journeys of two modern-...

  • Nov. 5 @ 7:30pm
    The Landmark Theater, L.A.

    Once known as Houdini for his multiple and improbable jailbreaks, Mark DeFriest was condemned to Florida's worst prison after a lone psychiatrist...