Australian International Documentary Conference

28 February - 2 March, 2016

The Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC) is the Asia-Pacific’s premier event for documentary, specialist factual and unscripted entertainment. This year for the first time, AIDC will be held at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) in Melbourne. Featuring a three-day marketplace, ideas forum and public screening program, AIDC aims to connect creators, broadcasters and viewers of factual screen content.

Screen Australia at AIDC 2016

Screen Australia is proud to present the following sessions at this year’s AIDC:


Monday 29 February

09:45 – 10:15

Screen Australia: The Future is Now
Presented by Graeme Mason
CEO, Screen Australia

Wednesday 2 March

All day

The FACTory: Where Pitching Gets Real

11:45 – 12:30

Producer Offset: Updates & Answers
Presented by Michele McDonald, Acting Senior Manager, Producer Offset and Co-Production

16:00 – 17:00

Keynote In Conversation: The Rise of the Superdoc
Developing Super-Premium Content presented by Screen Australia


You can also hear Screen Australia speakers on a number of thought-provoking panels, including:


Monday 29 February

16:00 – 17:30

In the Eye of a Media Sh*tstorm
Moderated by Sam Griffin, Documentary Investment Development Manager

Tuesday 1 March

13:00 – 17:30

Impact Strategy Hack
Panellists include Documentary Investment Development Managers, Alyssa Orvis and Lisa Duff

16:30 – 18:00

AIDC 2016 Plenary: Are Australian Documentaries an Endangered Species?
Featuring Liz Stevens, Senior Manager Documentary


 Contact us if you’d like to meet the Screen Australia team at AIDC.


More information, including a detailed conference program, can be found on the official website.

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