International Documentary Association (IDA), founded in 1982, is a non-profit 501(c)(3) that promotes nonfiction filmmakers, and is dedicated to increasing public awareness for the documentary genre. Their major program areas are: Advocacy, Filmmaker Services, Education, and Public Programs and Events.
Based in Los Angeles, the IDA has approximately 2,000 members in 53 countries, providing a forum for supporters and suppliers of documentary filmmaking.
Official award list: https://www.documentary.org/ida-awards/history
This list order is "Best Feature" followed by "Best Short" for each year.
Entries from 1996 and older are exempt from this order as they sometimes awarded more than one feature or short.