IDA Conversation Series

Our signature conversation series features a stellar lineup of prominent documentary filmmakers.


Los Angeles
CA
Join us for another installment of the IDA Conversation Series, as we highlight the documentary career of filmmaker Eugene Jarecki. The evening will feature a clips program and lively conversation between Jarecki and host of KCRW’s The Document, Matt Holzman.
Los Angeles
CA
Join us for a special edition of the IDA Conversation Series, as we highlight the documentary career of internationally celebrated filmmaker Wim Wenders.
Los Angeles
CA
Join us for a very special edition of the IDA Conversation Series, as we traverse the trailblazing career of the legendary filmmaker and cinematographer Joan Churchill.
Beverly Hills
CA
Join us for another exciting event in the IDA Conversation Series, a journey inside the extraordinary mind of Oscar-winning director Errol Morris. The evening will feature a clips program and lively conversation between Morris and TCM host/interviewer Ben Mankiewicz.
Los Angeles
CA
The premiere event of the Summer/Fall season of the IDA Conversation Series spotlights the work of director Matthew Heineman, one of the most exciting documentary filmmakers working today.
Los Angeles
CA
Join us for a very special edition of the IDA Conversation Series, co-presented with the USC School of Cinematic Arts, as we traverse the unwavering career of the legendary HBO Executive Producer Sheila Nevins.
San Francisco
CA
Join us for the San Francisco edition of the IDA Conversation Series as we celebrate the collaborative creative history of Emmy nominated Director/Producer Bonni Cohen and legendary multi award winning director, cinematographer, producer, and educator, Jon Else.
Los Angeles
CA
Join us for the last IDA Conversation Series of the season with two of the documentary world's leading lights -- the pioneering filmmakers Chris Hegedus and D.A. Pennebaker.
Los Angeles
CA
Join us for another exciting event in the IDA Conversation Series, an exploration of the work of Academy Award-nominated filmmakers Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady. The evening will feature a clips program and lively conversation between Heidi, Rachel and series host/interviewer Ben Mankiewicz.
Los Angeles
CA
Join us for another exciting event in the IDA Conversation Series, an exploration of the extraordinary career of the legendary director Werner Herzog. The evening will feature a clips program and lively conversation between Werner and series host/interviewer Ben Mankiewicz.