Tag: IAFOR Documentary Film Award

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Tentacle Sync Becomes IDFA2016 Prize Sponsor

We are pleased to welcome Tentacle Sync as an official Prize Sponsor of this year’s IAFOR Documentary Film Award. They will be contributing two Tentacle Sync Standard Sets and cables to the Award’s prize pool. Founded by filmmakers Ulrich Esser...

/ August 23, 2016
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“Documentary Journalists on the Front Line” – Brent E. Huffman

Associate Professor Brent E. Huffman, IDFA2015 Honorary Award Recipient, was a Featured Speaker at The Asian Conference on Media & Mass Communication 2015 (MediAsia2015) in Kobe, Japan. In our modern age of vanishing journalism outlets, documentary filmmakers are filling the...

/ August 21, 2016
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Marovo Carver – Grand Prize Winner (2015)

Marovo Carver Directed by Elliot Spencer Tasiro is a wood carver who expertly creates traditional sculptures, which represent Solomon Island culture and reflect the natural beauty of the environment that surrounds him. Dedicated to his craft Tasiro uses carving as...

/ March 9, 2016
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The Land of Many Palaces – Best Newcomer Feature (2015)

The Land of Many Palaces Directed by Adam James Smith & Song Ting In Ordos, China, thousands of farmers are being relocated into a new city under a government plan to modernize the region. The Land of Many Palaces follows...

/ March 9, 2016
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IDFA2015 Competition Award Winners

2015 was a remarkable year for the IAFOR Documentary Film Award & Festival. New records were set in several areas, from number of entries to representation by country. Our goal to be a global competition which encompasses the world’s many...

/ November 17, 2015
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Now Accepting Submissions

We are very excited to once again host this event which brings together so many talented artists. The amazing stories we receive every year inspires us to keep the Award going and to promote its growth. Now in our 4th...

/ April 20, 2015