Key dates

Key dates

Looking to enter your film to the festival, or when our next training program opens up? Find an overview of key dates for filmmakers and professionals below.  

Festival dates

IDFA 2024
IDFA festival: November 14–24
IDFA Forum: November 17–20
Docs for Sale: November 16–20
Industry program: November 16–20
IDFAcademy: November 14–17

Accreditations and applications

FestivalForum observerIDFAcademy

Opening June 10

June 10–October 1

June 1–August 1

Entries for films and new media projects

FilmNew Media

Final deadline: July 11

Final deadline: July 2

Entries for Markets and IDFA Bertha Fund

ForumDocs for SaleIDFA Bertha Fund

August 1

September 9

From late October to December 10