Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA)

  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
  • Indiewire
    5 comments
    tweet

    A Teen Helps Syrian Rebels From the U.S., But Can She Carry A Movie? '#chicagoGirl' Attempts It

    The role of social media in fueling the Arab Spring has been a crucial aspect of its progress, so it was only a matter of time before somebody made a documentary about it.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet

    Is Nelson Mandela Overrated? New Documentary 'A Letter to Nelson Mandela' Makes the Case

    With Nelson Mandela apparently at death's door and the biopic "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" revving up for Oscar season with a recent White House screening, widespread veneration for South Africa's iconic leader has arguably never been higher. So Khalo Matabane's diary-like documentary "A Letter t...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet

    IDFA Names Special Jury Award After Late Peter Wintonick

    The International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) has announced that they will present an extra award in memory of the late Peter Wintonick -- who had hosted the popular "IDFA talkshow" at the festival -- this year.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet

    Why Lamb Of God Documentary 'As the Palaces Burn' Isn't Just For Metalheads

    "As the Palaces Burn" foregrounds deep-seated anguish and finds the tenderness at its core.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet

    Review: Dutch Documentary 'Don't Leave Me' Is the Best Buddy Comedy In Years

    If Jim Jarmusch made a movie about two alcoholic friends hanging out in the woods, it might look something like the Dutch documentary "Don't Leave Me."

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    24 comments
    tweet

    Moving Or Offensive? Henry Corra's New Cancer Documentary 'Farewell to Hollywood' Is Both

    Alternately confounding, upsetting and riddled with grief at every turn, "Farewell to Hollywood" is certainly the most paradoxical moviegoing experience I've endured this year.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet

    Review: Groundbreaking Perspective of Syrian Civil War Reveals Dire Situation In IDFA Opener 'Return to Homs'

    Talal Derki's "Return to Homs," which opened the 25th edition of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam on Wednesday, is something of a revelation: It portrays the Syrian struggle from the inside.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet

    IDFA Announces 2013 Lineup

    The International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam (IDFA) announced their 2013 lineup. The festival will screen a total of 288 films and over a 100 will be premieres.

    Read More »

Latest Tweets


Follow us