SPOTLIGHT November, 2016: Ally Derks, IDFA Founder, Documentaries Mogul and innovator

ally-derks-2016Ally Derks is in the AWFJ SPOTLIGHT, as she helms IDFA 2016 from November 16 to 29. During her 30-year tenure, Derks has built IDFA into the world’s preeminent documentaries showcase, with year round programs to develop documentary filmmaking. This will be the last IDFA under Derk’s direction. Read on…

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MOTLEY’S LAW and A STRANGE LOVE AFFAIR WITH EGO Win AWFJ EDA Awards @ IDFA 2015

AWFJ was on hand to present EDA Awards to femme-helmed documentaries at IDFA 2015. Danish filmmaker Nicole Nielsen Horanyi received the EDA Award for Best Female-Directed Film for Motley’s Law and Dutch filmmaker Ester Gould won an EDA Award Special Mention for A Strange Love Affair With Ego. For more information about the films and awards, Read on…

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