Category Archives: Overviews

Edinburgh 2018: Documentary Overview

Festival:
The 72nd Edinburgh International Film Festival

Dates:
June 20-July 1

About:
Nearly 120 features – more than 30 of them nonfiction or hybrids – make up the lineup of this popular Scottish event. Continue reading

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BAMcinemaFest 2018: Documentary Overview

Festival:
The 10th anniversary BAMcinemaFest

Dates:
June 20-July 1

About:
Approximately two dozen features – among them 10 docs – as well as shorts and retrospective work make up the anniversary lineup of this celebrated Brooklyn event. Continue reading

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Frameline 2018: Documentary Overview

Festival:
The 42nd Frameline: San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival

Dates:
June 14-24

About:
The longest-running LGBT festival in the world offers over 70 features, nearly half of them nonfiction. Continue reading

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Human Rights Watch 2018: Documentary Overview

Festival:
The 29th Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Dates:
June 14-21

About:
This year’s edition of the long-running event explores vital human rights issues across 13 nonfiction and one fiction feature. Continue reading

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AFI Docs 2018 Overview

Festival:
The 16th AFI Docs

Dates:
June 13-17

About:
This Washington DC event showcases approximately 50 documentary features. Continue reading

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Sheffield Doc/Fest 2018 Overview

Festival:
The 25th anniversary Sheffield Doc/Fest

Dates:
June 7-12

About:
This British fest celebrates its quarter century edition with more than 100 new and recent feature documentaries. Continue reading

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Sydney 2018: Documentary Overview

Festival:
The 65th Sydney Film Festival

Dates:
June 6-17

About:
This long-running Australian event includes just over 60 new documentary features. Continue reading

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