Past events

DocLab Live: Stories from the Digital Lowlands 26 Nov 2014 at 20:00pm

Wednesday 26 November 2014

Financing Market: IDFA Crossmedia Forum 25 Nov 2014 at 14:30

Discover some of the best new media projects currently seeking financing and partners.

DocLab Live: Virtual Reality Showcase 25 Nov 2014 at 20:00pm

Tuesday 25 November 2014

more events

Get ready to submit your project to IDFA DocLab 2014

Entry form will be available on 3 March 2014.

IDFA DocLab is the official new media program of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam. The program, celebrating its 7th edition in 2014, showcases interactive documentaries and other non-fiction forms of digital storytelling, games, apps, installations and media art. To get a sense of the types of projects we’re looking for, see our online database of interactive projects.

Competition for Digital Storytelling 2014
All submitted projects will be considered for the IDFA DocLab Competition Program, as well as other festival sections of IDFA. Projects will also be automatically be considered for the IDFA DocLab Online Database.

  • To submit you need to use the regular IDFA Festival Entry Form.
  • Make sure to classify your project as “interactive” and provide a preview link or screener.
  • Submissions open 3 March 2014.
  • Final Deadline 1 August 2014.

Online Database
We are open to suggestions throughout the year for interactive projects that should be included in our online database. For that, please use the Online Database Entry Form.

IDFA FORUM – Crossmedia Section
Crossmedia projects looking for international co-financing, can also submit a project plan to IDFA’s co-financing market The FORUM. Regulations and Entry forms for The Forum will be available later this year.

Festival accredition and tickets
Information about festival badges and access to all interactive events during IDFA 2014 will follow later this year.