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March Documentary Film Festivals

If the autumn months are the ‘Christmas’ for documentary film festivals, then March would be the ‘Thanksgiving’. Numerous well-known documentary film festival take place all around the world in March … Continue reading

05/03/2013 · Leave a comment

World Press Photo – Multimedia Winners

World Press Photo recently awarded the winners in the third annual World Press Photo Multimedia Contest. This year, international jury awarded multimedia stories in three categories; Online Shorts, Online Features and … Continue reading

23/02/2013 · 2 Comments

Collaboration with Swedish Radar magazine

Docs & Film Festivals is proud to announce collaboration with Radar, a Swedish online magazine. Radar was founded in 2009 by Emma Svensson, co-founder of Rockfoto.nu. The website relaunched in January … Continue reading

05/02/2013 · Leave a comment

Noteworthy Norwegian Documentaries

Having traveled to two Norwegian film festivals in four months, Bergen International Film Festival (BIFF) and Tromsø International Film Festival (TIFF) it´s safe to say that Norwegian Documentary filmmaking is on … Continue reading

28/01/2013 · Leave a comment

‘Blood Brother’ wins U.S. Grand Jury Prize and ‘A River Changes Course’ wins World Cinema Grand Jury Prize at Sundance

Blood Brother  (dir. Steve Hoover) won two awards at Sundance the U.S. Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award for U.S. documentary. The documentary tells the story of American guy Rocky who was traveling in … Continue reading

27/01/2013 · Leave a comment

Film festival frenzy

Film festival fans have many festivals to choose from in the coming weeks. Sundance is currently happening in Park City, Utah,  Doc Point started earlier this week in Helsinki, Göteborg … Continue reading

25/01/2013 · Leave a comment

TIFF report

There Will Be Some Who Will Not Fear Even That Void (dir. Saeed Taji Farouky, UK, 2012) was awarded The Tromsø Palm at TIFF – Tromsø International Film Festival, in Tromsø, … Continue reading

22/01/2013 · Leave a comment

X-Mas Greetings

Dear friends & followers Docs & Film Festivals wishes you and your families Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! Hope you enjoy the holidays and get to see lots of … Continue reading

23/12/2012 · Leave a comment

Free streaming of Dreamland

Dreamland, (dir. Þorfinnur Guðnason and Andri Snær Magnason, 2010) is an award-winning Icelandic documentary Iceland Cinema Online is offering a free streaming of the documentary today only, until 24:00 GMT. … Continue reading

18/12/2012 · 1 Comment

Zubroffka highlights

The 7th edition of Zubroffka in Białystok and Podlasie in Poland came to an end last Sunday. The festival was a great success with screening of dozens of noteworthy short films. … Continue reading

12/12/2012 · Leave a comment

Zubroffka International Short Film Festival 5-9th of December

Zubroffka International Short Film Festival starts coming Wednesday in Białystok and Podlasie in Poland, and runs until the 9th of December. 76 short films from Poland and numerous other countries … Continue reading

03/12/2012 · Leave a comment

‘First Cousin Once Removed’ wins VPRO IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary at IDFA

First Cousin Once Removed (USA) directed by Alan Berliner won the VPRO IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary. Esther Hertog (NL) received both the IDFA award for First Appearance and … Continue reading

28/11/2012 · Leave a comment