Nardjes A., a film by Karim Aïnouz

International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) has announced a slew of new films for its hybrid edition running 18 – 29 November 2020. After announcements surrounding the Best of Fests section and Gianfranco Rosi’s Top 10, auteur focused Masters and the experimental Paradocs have been selected. Also, new additions to Best of Fests feature.

Masters

  • 9to5: The Story of a Movement (dir. Julia Reichert, Steven Bognar)
  • Bitter Love (dir. Jerzy Sladkowski)
  • City Hall (dir. Frederick Wiseman)
  • Crazy, Not Insane (dir. Alex Gibney)
  • David Byrne’s American Utopia (dir. Spike Lee)
  • Downstream to Kinshasa (dir. Dieudo Hamadi)
  • Epicentro (dir. Hubert Sauper)
  • The Filmmaker’s House (dir. Marc Isaacs)
  • Final Account (dir. Luke Holland)
  • Gunda (dir. Victor Kossakovsky)
  • Irradiated (dir. Rithy Panh)
  • MLK/FBI (dir. Sam Pollard)
  • Nardjes A. (dir. Karim Aïnouz)
  • A Night at the Opera (dir. Sergei Loznitsa)
  • Paris Calligrammes (dir. Ulrike Ottinger)
  • Swimming Out Till the Sea Turns Blue (dir. Jia Zhang-Ke)
  • Vivos (dir. Ai Weiwei)
  • Zero (dir. Kazuhiro Soda)

Paradocs

  • 13 (dir. Shinya Isobe)
  • Cause of Death (dir. Jyoti Mistry)
  • Corporate Accountability (dir. Jonathan Perel)
  • Geographies of Freedom (dir. Miguel Peres dos Santos)
  • The Landing (dir. Akram Zaatari)
  • Maalbeek (dir. Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis)
  • Ouvertures (dir. Louis Henderson , Olivier Marboeuf)
  • Purple Sea (dir. Amel Alzakout, Khaled Abdulwahed)
  • Red Moon Tide (dir. Lois Patiño)
  • There Will Be No More Night (dir. Éléonore Weber)
  • The Works and Days (of Tayoko Shiojiri in the Shiotani Basin) (dir. C.W. Winter, Anders Edström)

Best of Fests additions

  • Punta sacra (dir. Francesca Mazzoleni)
  • Feels Good Man (dir. Arthur Jones)
  • The Art of Living in Danger (dir. Mina Keshavarz)
  • The Game (dir. Roman Hodel)
  • Gevar’s Land (dir. Qutaiba Barhamji)
  • Il Mio Corpo (dir. Michele Pennetta)
  • Long, Live, Love (dir. Sine Skibsholt)
  • Lost Kids on the Beach (dir. Alina Manolache)
  • Me and the Cult Leader (dir. Atsushi Sakahara)
  • The Metamorphosis of Birds (dir. Catarina Vasconcelos)
  • Moth (dir. Roxanne Gaucherand)
  • Mundo (dir. Ana Edwards)
  • Mutts (dir. Halima Ouardiri)
  • Narcissus Off Duty (dir. Renato Terra, Ricardo Calil)
  • Non Western (dir. Laura Plancarte)
  • Son of Sodom (dir,. Theo Montoya)
  • Spaces (dir. Nora Štrbová)
  • Stray (dir. Elizabeth Lo)
  • ‘Til Kingdom Come (dir. Maya Zinshtein)