Budapest International Documentary Festival is the only international documentary festival in the capital of Hungary that

  • is a competition festival for the best documentaries from all over the world, without thematic or any other restrictions;
  • hosts the creators of every film and covers all their costs;
  • holds a Q&A session after every screening to provide a real one-off experience;
  • groups the selected films into thematic sections;
  • has an international jury of 5 professionals in every section;
  • gives 5-6 awards with prize money along with other rewards and special mentions;
  • is also a year-long project with screenings every month.

You can find below a few words about our thoughts and words before the festivals and also about our team: