After wrapping up a very successful 30th anniversary conference held last week in Melbourne, the Australian International Documentary Conference CEO & Conference Director, Andrew Wiseman, has decided not to seek a new contract for the position, so he can pursue his own film projects.Read More
The 30th Anniversary Australian International Documentary Conference – AIDC 2017 – this week played host to Australia’s largest gathering of the documentary and factual sector across four days, 5 – 8 March, at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) in Melbourne.Read More
As part of AIDC 2017’s 30th Anniversary Celebrations, The NFSA (National Film and Sound Archive) has curated a special Film Australia Collection compilation to celebrate the milestone, featuring 10 early films by former recipients of the Stanley Hawes Award, produced between 1947 and 2006.Read More
We're very pleased to announce the recipient of the 17th Stanley Hawes Award, given for outstanding contribution to the documentary sector in AustraliaRead More
We're thrilled to announce the final round of speakers for AIDC 2017, coming up very soon at ACMI, Melbourne, from 5 - 8 March.Read More
In exploring the theme, ‘Three Sides to Every Story’, AIDC 2017 will look at the past, present, and future of factual screen content.
The conference’s focus on the future finds expression in the VR Plus and Innovation program strands, with special sessions and events devoted to key technological issues for the factual screen industry.Read More
In a special pre-Conference blog, AIDC CEO and Conference Director ANDREW WISEMAN delves into the inspiration behind this year's theme, 'Three Sides to Every Story'...Read More
We are pleased to announce the projects selected to participate in the AIDC 2017 Impact Strategy Hack, presented by Documentary Australia Foundation (DAF).
Relating to the chosen 2017 themes of ‘Race & Reconciliation’ and ‘Environment & Sustainability’, the two documentaries are Kimberley Project and Cultivating Murder. The films will be ‘hacked’ during two special AIDC 2017 sessions on Tuesday 7 March.Read More