Journalism News Network has joined London International Documentary Festival (LIDF) as official media partner.
Journalism News Network is pleased to announce that it is the London International Documentary Festival (LIDF) official media partner which is held throughout the year with LIDF’s monthly screening of official selections.
The LIDF is the UK’s largest documentary festival and offers an unprecedented snapshot of the contemporary world.
Subodh Gupta, editor of Journalism News Network said: “We’re delighted to be the media partner for the London International Documentary Festival (LIDF) which is the UK’s largest documentary festivals and Journalism News Network is proud of helping Film Makers through this partnership”.
As of 2013, the LIDF has been named as a qualifying film festival by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Recipients of the festival’s prize in the Documentary Short Subject category will now qualify for consideration at the Annual Academy Awards® (OSCAR®).
On this occasion, LIDF director Patrick Hazard said, “The LIDF is delighted to begin a partnership with Journalism News Network. At this interesting moment of change and new initiatives for the LIDF this partnership will enable us to maximise benefits to the community of filmmakers the festival supports. Working with Journalism News Network the LIDF’s monthly screening of official selections will get the full exposure they deserve as will future initiatives to be launched over the coming 12 months”.
LIDF has also begun its association with Paris.