The International documentary film festival Amsterdam is held, yearly, in end November. More than 150 films are shown in a number of venues around the city. Contests in three categories of films and video are held:
- Movies which last more than 60 minutes.
- Movies which last less than 60 minutes.
- The chosen film of the First Appearance Award.
The event is carried out since 1998 and attracts thousands of visitors, documentary film’s lovers and professionals. The producers, directors and film distributors that are gather for professional meetings, are those who choose the ten favorite films.
The festival’s program is present in the festival’s link website. See details below, under “Event Related Information” section.