Australian International Documentary Conference

Oz doc festival AIDC lines up ‘Writing With Fire’ & ‘Wild Wild Country’ directors

The Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC) has unveiled the full program for its first-ever hybrid event, with the producers behind Flee, Writing With Fire and Netflix’s Wild Wild Country among the line-up. Jonas Poher Rasmussen, whose Oscar-shortlisted hybrid animated documentary Flee received the Sundance Grand Jury Prize, will feature alongside Wild Wild Country’s Chapman and […]

Australian factual event AIDC goes hybrid & unveils speakers

The Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC) is to make its first move into hybrid events in 2022, with details of its initial line-up of speakers also revealed. The AIDC will take place in-person at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) in Melbourne from 6-9 March, simultaneously broadcast via an online event platform for […]

Flame’s Fiona Gilroy on how to avoid distribution disasters

Flame Distribution’s Fiona Gilroy tells TBI about her top six tips to keep the sales process rolling, following her panel session at the Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC) yesterday. Distribution is an art form itself. To a very large extent successful distribution relies on a distributor’s knowledge of the market, their relationship with buyers and […]