• O.J.: Made in America director Ezra Edelman with John Horn

  • What Happened, Miss Simone? director Liz Garbus

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

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

  • 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

  • The Eagle Huntress Nurgaiv Aisholpan

     
  • 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

  • Author: The JT LeRoy Story director Jeff Feuerzeig with Alex Cohen

     
  • The Sachal Jazz Ensemble, featured in Song of Lahore, perform for the IDA Screening Series audience. 
     

  • 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

  • Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise co-directors Bob Hercules and Rita Coburn Whack with Maya Angelou's grandson Colin Johnson and dancer Don Martin.

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.​


2016 Screenings:

  • November 7, 2016 @ 7:30pm
    The Landmark
    Westside Pavilion Mall, 10850 W Pico Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90064

    Presented by Magnolia Pictures and HBO Documentary Films

    Includes a post-film conversation with Director David...

  • November 3, 2016 @ 7:30pm
    The Landmark
    Westside Pavilion Mall, 10850 W Pico Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90064

    HBO Documentary Films in association with The Boston Globe

    Includes a post-film conversation with Directors Ricki...

  • November 2, 2016 @ 7:30pm
    The Landmark
    Westside Pavilion Mall, 10850 W Pico Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90064

    A Fire In The Belly Productions release

    Includes a post-film conversation with Producer/Director Melinda Janko,...

  • November 1, 2016 @ 7:30pm
    The Landmark
    Westside Pavilion Mall, 10850 W Pico Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90064

    An HBO Documentary Films release

    Includes a post-film conversation with Director Kristi Jacobson hosted by Claudia...

  • October 27, 2016 @ 7:30pm
    The Landmark
    Westside Pavilion Mall, 10850 W Pico Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90064

    A FilmRise release

    Includes a post-film conversation with Director/Investigative Journalist Sonia Kennebeck,...

  • October 26, 2016 @ 7:30pm
    The Landmark
    Westside Pavilion Mall, 10850 W Pico Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90064

    HBO Documentary Films and Kunhardt Films in association with Marigold Pictures

    Includes a post-film conversation...