MELANIE DE VOCHT
IDFA BERTHA FUND
In 21 years the IDFA Bertha Fund has developed into an internationally renowned institution with a broad network supporting over 600 documentaries projects and film organisations in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, the Middle-East and Latin America.
The IBF is part of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), one of the leading documentary film festivals. Every year, its program of some 300 films draws an audience of over 280,000. Additionally, IDFA’s industry activities (the markets Docs for Sale and IDFA Forum as well as the IDFAcademy training program) are host to more than 3,500 professional guests during the festival.