• 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. 

All screenings begin at 7:30pm. Check-in begins at 6:30, and the house opens at 7.

Contact Amy Jelenko for more information.

Coming Soon: All Governments Lie; Jim: The James Foley Story; Solitary; Marathon: The Patriots Day Bombing


2016 Screenings:

  • October 27, 2016 @ 7:30pm

    Includes a post-film conversation.

    NATIONAL BIRD follows the harrowing journey of three U.S. military veteran...

  • October 25, 2016 @ 7:30pm

    Includes a post-film conversation with Director Gianfranco Rosi hosted by Anne Thompson, Editor at Large at Indiewire....

  • October 20, 2016 @ 7:30pm

    Includes a post-film conversation with Director Morgan Neville hosted by Dana Harris, Editor-in-Chief and General Manager of Indiewire...

  • October 18, 2016 @ 7:30pm

    Includes a post-film conversation with Director Roger Ross Williams hosted by Anne Thompson, Editor at Large at Indiewire....

  • October 13, 2016 @ 7:30pm

    Includes a post-film conversation with Director Kim A. Snyder and Producer Maria Cuomo Cole.

    There are no easy answers in...

  • October 12, 2016 @ 7:30pm

    Includes a post-film conversation with Director Craig Atkinson.

    An urgent and powerful exploration of the rapid...