Category Archives: Overviews

Visions du Réel 2020 Overview

Festival:
The 51st Cinéma du Réel

Dates:
April 17-May 2 (online)

About:
This well-respected Swiss nonfiction event remarkably has been able to respond quickly to the COVID-19 crisis, transitioning to a robust online edition, most of which is available worldwide for free. Continue reading

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Cinéma du Réel 2020 Overview

Festival:
The 42nd Cinéma du Réel

Dates:
March 13-22

About:
This Paris event presents nearly 50 new and recent documentary features. Continue reading

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One World 2020 Overview

Festival:
The 22nd One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival

Dates:
March 5-14

About:
Approximately 100 new and recent documentary features screen in this event taking place in Prague and 35 other Czech cities. Continue reading

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Tribeca 2020: Features Lineup Announced

The lineup of 114 features has just been announced for the 19th edition of the Tribeca Film Festival, taking place April 15-26. The following list presents the 57 documentary features announced to date, broken down by section: Continue reading

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True/False 2020 Overview

Festival:
The 17th True/False Film Fest

Dates:
March 5-8

About:
Approximately 35 new and recent documentary and hybrid features make up the lineup of this well-loved Columbia MO event. Continue reading

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Berlin 2020: Documentary Overview

Festival:
The 70th Berlinale

Dates:
February 20-March 1

About:
Germany’s pre-eminent cinema event, the first organized by new artistic director Carlo Chatrian and executive director Mariette Rissenbeek, is notably slimmer than in past years, presenting approximately 170 new features, of which just over 50 are nonfiction. Continue reading

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Big Sky 2020 Overview

Festival:
The 17th Big Sky Documentary Film Festival

Dates:
February 14-23

About:
Montana’s largest film event presents approximately 45 new and recent documentary features, as well as retrospective work, shorts, and panels. Continue reading

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