Submissions Wanted: IDA DocuWeeks

Apr 05, 2012

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Earlybird Deadline TOMORROW, April 6, 2012





16th Annual DocuWeeks™ Theatrical Documentary Showcases
August 2012   •   Los Angeles   •   New York

Earlybird Deadline: April 6, 2012 $100.00
Regular Deadline: April 20, 2012 $150.00
Late (FINAL) Deadline: May 11, 2012 $250.00

DocuWeeks™ is IDA’s annual theatrical showcase that presents some of the year's best docs from around the world to film-going audiences in Los Angeles and New York City. By providing participants a one-week commercial theatrical run in these two cities, DocuWeeks™ helps to qualify outstanding new feature and short documentaries for Academy Award® consideration.

In addition to one-week theatrical runs in Los Angeles and New York City, DocuWeeks also provides the Academy-required advertising. If selected to participate in DocuWeeks a fee of $4,500 for short films and $17,000 to $20,000 + for feature films will be required. After reaching a minimum in gross ticket sales, films will participate in a ticket sales share program.

More information can be found at <> .

Please see the 85th Annual Academy Awards Rules <>  for complete eligibility and Academy Award® application requirements.


Submission process:
All submissions are accepted through the online platform  By submitting to DocuWeeks™, you are confirming you have read the AMPAS 85th Annual Academy Awards® Rules.

To apply for IDA's DocuWeeks™ please use the online submission process at

Click here to submit. <>