Budapest International Documentary Festival

International competition of the best and newest creative documentaries of the world.

2018 January 24-28

About Us

Our year-round screenings continue in September

Our first film, Under the Sun is a uniquely revealing film about North-Korea.

Submit your film NOW!

The submission to BIDF 2018 is OPEN

We’re hiring new team members

The BIDF team is looking for ticket sales and marketing-communications professionals.

Volunteer Wanted

If you like to work with a creative team – you are the right man (or woman) (or boy) (or girl).

Dear fans of documentaries,
we still need your hand for the BIDF! If you want to join our team as a Volunteer, please send your application with a short CV (incl. language skills and your field of interest at the festival) to In mail will inform all applicants about our first Volunteer meetings.


We very much look forward to your application, to working with you and to a great BIDF 2018

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