Ida Does

Ida Does
© Courtesy CIFFR 2015, Curaçao
Film director, Producer, Journalist, Screenwriter
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv

Ida DOES (Surinam) has worked as an editor and as a journalist for various media in Holland, Surinam and Aruba. In the Netherlands, Does worked for many years for VPRO Radio (De Avonden), as a correspondent for Wereldnet, and as a program maker forbroadcasting company TV West. Since 2007, she has worked as an independent documentary filmmaker and producer. Previous films included portraits of prominent figures in Surinam: Anton de Kom and Trefossa.



Ida DOES (Suriname) was eindredacteur en journalist voor diverse media in Nederland, Suriname en Aruba. Verder was ze werkzaam voor VPRO Radio (De Avonden), als correspondent voor Wereldnet en als programmamaker voor TV West. Sinds 2007 werkt Does als zelfstandig documentairemaker en producent. Ze maakte eerder films over prominente Surinamers; Anton de Kom en Trefossa.



  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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