• Awards Spotlight: Netflix

    Sun. June 3, 2018 @ 5:00pm
    Netflix FYSee
    5300 Melrose Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90038
    United States

    IDA invites you to a panel discussion featuring the directors and producers of features and programs airing on Netflix.

  • IDA Conversation Series: Wim Wenders

    Mon. May 21, 2018 @ 7:30pm
    Linwood Dunn, Pickford Center for Motion Picture Study
    1313 Vine St. Los Angeles, CA 90028
    Los Angeles, CA 90028
    United States

    Join us for a special edition of the IDA Conversation Series, as we highlight the documentary career of internationally celebrated filmmaker Wim Wenders.

  • DocuClub LA: Streetlight Harmonies

    Mon. May 14, 2018
    IDA Office
    3470 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 980
    Los Angeles, CA 90010

    Doo wop, featuring stellar vocal harmonies sung a cappella, was born on street corners in the 1950s. soon, the Coasters, The Drifters and Frankie...

  • Awards Spotlight: National Geographic - One Strange Rock

    Sun. April 15, 2018 @ 6:00pm
    The London West Hollywood
    1020 N San Vicente Blvd
    West Hollywood, CA 90069
    United States

    Kick off the 2018 Awards Spotlight with a screening of National Geographic's One Strange Rock! We will be joined by award-winning producer Jane Root and former astronaut Nicole Stott for a moderated Q&A.

  • DocuClub LA: In-Justice

    Mon. March 19, 2018
    IDA Office
    3470 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 980
    Los Angeles, CA 90010

    Please join us Monday, March 19 a work-in-progress screening of In-Justice, spotlighting the impossible choices Afghan women face in a society...

  • Legal Issues in Documentary Master Classes / Archival Storytelling Master Class

    Sat. March 17, 2018 @ 10:00am
    The Yard: Herald Square
    106 W 32nd Street
    New York, NY 10001
    United States

    Join us for a very special double Master Class in New York! In the morning, attorneys Neil Rosini, Jake Levy, and Steven Beer of Franklin, Weinrib, Rudell & Vassallo will offer a 3-hour crash course on the legal basics that every maker of non-fiction productions should know. The afternoon workshop, led by filmmaker and archival researcher Sierra Pettengill, will provide practical advice and creative inspiration for nonfiction filmmakers interested in the potential of archival and “found” materials.