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
Presented by Film Victoria, AIDC 2017's brand new VR PLUS day of sessions will explore the intersection of documentary and factual media with the expanding engagement opportunities of VR (virtual reality), AR (augmented reality) and gaming.Read More
The full schedule for AIDC 2017 is now live, featuring an unmissable array of speakers, sessions and screenings devoted to documentary, factual and unscripted screen content.
Alongside these inspiring programs, the AIDC Marketplace will host structured networking opportunities in the form of our always in-demand SPEED PITCHING sessions.Read More
We’re very excited to announce the 10 international documentary projects selected for The FACTory pitching forum, to be held in the Deakin Edge, Federation Square, on Tuesday 7 March during AIDC 2017.
Presented by Film Victoria and Screen Australia, The FACTory provides a unique opportunity for filmmakers to pitch in-development factual screen projects directly to an assembled group of top-level international buyers, commissioners, and distributors; receive expert feedback on the spot, and potentially hook up a financing deal.Read More
It's time to lock-in the full final program for AIDC 2017.
Over a jam-packed four days from 5 - 8 March, the 30th Anniversary AIDC (1987-2017) will present over 46 sessions, masterclasses, screenings and networking events – all dedicated to documentary, factual and unscripted screen content.Read More
Working in the factual content sector is rewarding but not without its challenges. Staying up to date with business developments and building a contact list can be tricky when you’re deep in research or out on a shoot.
To ensure factual professionals get the latest information and make the contacts they need, we’ve scheduled a host of vital and insightful Business sessions and set up Roundtables and Speed Pitching sessions with access to more than 40 international buyers, commissioners and decision makers...Read More
In collaboration with award-winning Singapore-based production company Beach House Pictures, AIDC is delighted to announce the six mentees selected for the 2017 ACCESS@AIDC Early Career Mentorship Program.Read More
We can now confirm the six exclusive screenings that make up the AIDC 2017 Screening Program
The AIDC 2017 screening program is designed to provide both AIDC delegates and documentary fans with unique screening experiences featuring AIDC Keynote guests, unattainable through other festivals or programs.Read More