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Call for submissions: IDFA Bertha Fund Classic


The Fund is now accepting submissions for IBF Classic, the flagship grant program that supports projects in development or (post-)production. As announced last fall, increased amounts will go to selected filmmakers from now on, with contributions up to €7,500 for development support and €25,000 for production support. Submit by June 10.



Call for submissions: IDFA Bertha Fund Europe – Minority Co-production

With this call, the Fund seeks to encourage European producers to participate as a minority co-producer in high-quality feature-length projects by filmmakers from Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean, and Oceania. The funding scheme caters to projects in all stages of production, offering up to €40,000 per project. Submit by June 22.




IDFA to award talents at four more events in 2022

With Beirut Cinema Platform now behind us, we're looking ahead to Mediamorfosis, Durban FilmMart, DocMontevideo, and DMZ, where we'll hand out the remaining IDFA Spotlight Awards. The winners will be invited to IDFA with a tailor-made track through our industry and talent development activities. Read more.



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