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December 8, 2014

IDFA Bertha Fund – Classic
and IDFA Bertha Fund – Europe

Dear documentary filmmaker, 

The IDFA Bertha Fund supports documentary filmmakers in and from Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and parts of Eastern Europe (eligible countries) by offering them financial contributions to develop and realize their projects. The fund is looking for new creative documentary projects from these countries, which can be submitted in the following categories:
(1) IBF – Classic: Project Development (max. contribution € 5.000);
(2) IBF – Classic: Production and post-production (max. contribution € 17.500);
(3) IBF – Europe: International Co-Production (contribution € 40.000).

The new program IDFA Bertha Fund – Europe supports the production and distribution of documentaries realized through co-productions between European producers based in a MEDIA sub-program country and producers from developing countries. For this category the applicant has to be the European producer.

Applications for documentary festivals are not accepted for the February deadline.

The deadline to submit a project is February 1, 2015. For the two IBF Classic categories there will be a second deadline in May. There are different regulations for every category. For the regulations, the online entry form and submission FAQ please visit our website.

Submit through MyIDFA
In order to submit a project to the IDFA Bertha Fund, you need a MyIDFA user account. On the IDFA website you can register for a MyIDFA account. With this account you can then submit entry forms to the IDFA Bertha Fund, as well as to IDFA, Docs for Sale and IDFA Forum. For more information feel free to contact us at idfaberthafund@idfa.nl.


Appel à projets documentaire
IDFA Bertha Fund Classic
et IDFA Bertha Fund Europe

IDFA Bertha Fund soutient des réalisateurs de documentaires des pays émergeants en leur offrant une aide financière à la realisation de leurs projets. Le fonds est à la recherche de nouveaux projets de documentaires de création dans ces pays. Les projets peuvent être soumis pour les catégories suivantes:
(1) IBF – Classic: développement de projet (max. € 5.000);
(2) IBF – Classic: production et post-production (max. € 17.500);
(3) IBF – Europe: co-production (€ 40.000).

Le NOUVEAU IDFA Bertha Fund – Europe soutient la production et la distribution de documentaires réalisés par des co-productions entre des producteurs Européennes et des producteurs des pays émergeants. Pour cette catégorie la demande doit être faite par le producteur Européen.

Les demandes pour les festivals du documentaire ne sont  pas acceptées à cette date.

La date limite pour inscrire des projets est le 1 février. Vous pouvez trouver le règlement, le formulaire d’inscription et une section de questions fréquentes sur notre site Web.

IDFA International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam
Frederiksplein 52, 1017 XN Amsterdam, The Netherlands

t +31 (0) 20 627 3329

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