Call for Submissions: IDFA Bertha Fund

The IDFA Bertha Fund supports documentary filmmakers in and from Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and parts of Eastern Europe (eligible countries) by offering them financial contributions to complete their projects. The fund is looking for new creative documentary projects from these countries, which can be submitted in the following categories: (1) Project Development (max. contribution €5.000), (2) Production, and (3) Post-production (max. contribution €17.500).

Upon selection, the IDFA Bertha Fund will work with the filmmakers to determine which form of assistance and coaching is necessary for the project.
Applications for documentary festivals are not accepted for the February deadline.

The deadline to submit a project for the first selection round of 2014 is February 1. 

For the regulations, the online entry form and submission FAQ please visit our website.