Conference venues

Pickford Center

1313 Vine St.
Los Angeles, CA 90028

Arclight Cinemas

6360 West Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028

L.A. Fire Dept. Museum

1355 N. Cahuenga Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028

W HOTEL Hollywood

6250 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028


International Documentary Association Staff

Michael Lumpkin | Executive Director
Ken Jacobson | Director Of Educational Programs and Strategic Partnerships
Amy Halpin | Director of Filmmaker Services
Ranell Shubert | Programs and Events Assistant
Allison Berg | Conference Producer
Eliane Henri | Conference Manager
Minoti Vaishnav | Conference Media Coordinator


Special Thanks

Randy Haberkamp | Managing Director of Preservation and Programs, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Bettina Fisher | Director, Educational Initiatives, Academy Museum


Advisory Group

Jon Alpert | DCTV Co-Founder & Co-Executive Director, Producer, Reporter
Patricia Aufderheide | Director of the Center for Media & Social Impact; Professor, School of Communication, American University
Jen Chaiken | Producer; Women’s Initiative Consultant for the Sundance Institute and Women in Film Los Angeles
Tina DiFeliciantonio | Producer, Director, Cinematographer
Stephen Gong | Executive Director, Center for Asian American Media
Simon Kilmurry | Executive Producer, POV
Sandie Viquez Pedlow | Executive Director, Latino Public Broadcasting
Gordon Quinn | Artistic Director and Founding Member, Kartemquin Films
Julia Reichert | Co-founder of New Day Films, Filmmaker
B. Ruby Rich | Author, Critic, Professor of Film and Digital Media, UC Santa Cruz
Nina Seavey | Founder and Director, Documentary Center, George Washington University
Emily Verellen | Fledgling Fund
Debra Zimmerman | Executive Director, Women Make Movies


IDA Education Committee

Thomas G. Miller
Beth Bird
Karen Hori
Marjan Safinia
Billy Luther