Category Archives: Overviews

AFI Docs 2019 Overview

Festival:
The 17th AFI Docs

Dates:
June 19-23

About:
Just over 40 new and recent doc features, plus retrospective programming and shorts, make up the line-up of this respected Washington DC event. Continue reading

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Human Rights Watch 2019: Documentary Overview

Festival:
The 30th Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Dates:
June 13-20

About:
Eleven documentaries and two fiction features about urgent human rights issues make up the slate of this NYC event. Continue reading

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BAMcinemaFest 2019: Documentary Overview

Festival:
The 11th BAMcinemaFest

Dates:
June 12-23

About:
Nearly half of this well-curated Brooklyn event’s lineup consists of docs. Continue reading

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Sheffield Doc/Fest 2019 Overview

Festival:
The 26th Sheffield Doc/Fest

Dates:
June 6-11

About:
This popular British event presents more than 100 new and recent features, organized into several thematic sections. Continue reading

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Encounters 2019 Overview

Festival:
The 21st Encounters: South African International Documentary Festival

Dates:
June 6-16

About:
Approximately 30 nonfiction features screen in Cape Town and Johannesburg for Africa’s largest documentary event. Continue reading

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Sydney 2019: Documentary Overview

Festival:
The 66th Sydney Film Festival

Dates:
June 5-16

About:
More than 70 feature documentaries are included in this long-running Australian event. Continue reading

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SF DocFest 2019 Overview

Festival:
The 18th SF DocFest

Dates:
May 29-June 13

About:
Approximately 50 new and recent nonfiction features make up the lineup of this Northern California event. Continue reading

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