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Burma, chid sports stars, and rickshawdrivers seen through the IDFA window

IDFA continues to weave its spell.
The biggest and best documentary film festival in the world has taken over the centre of Amsterdam, and I’m spending hours in darkened cinemas, emerging blinking into the light only for a change in venue or a loo stop before plunging in again.  I feel like I’ve spent days jumping [...]

Id’s fun at IDFA

It’s the biggest documentary film festival in the world - IDFA hits Amsterdam every year around this time and I love it.  I usually spent the whole week high on celluloid-fuelled adrenalin, rushing from one cinema to the next to cram in as much as possible, then in the short blank spaces in between, jump [...]