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Dogwoof is a leading film distributor for both British and international social-issue feature documentaries. The company is based in the UK and has numerous big documentary titles under its wings. … Continue reading

15/08/2012 · Leave a comment

Exclusive DVD offer for readers

Docs & Film Festival has now been around for nearly eight months and with a total of 100 posts down the line it´s fitting to offer a special deal to … Continue reading

08/07/2012 · Leave a comment

Ride that (digital) wave!

PressPausePlay (dir. David Dworsky and Vicotr Köhler, 2011) is “a film about hope, fear and digital culture” (quote from the film’s website). It´s a must see documentary for everyone interested … Continue reading

26/01/2012 · Leave a comment

The Sunday Doc – Surfwise

Dorian “Doc” Paskowitz is one of a kind.  Doc became a doctor who stopped practising medicine early on his career after successful years as doctor in Hawaii. He divorced his … Continue reading

22/01/2012 · Leave a comment

The grass is not always greener on the other side

Regretters (2010) is most certainly a one of a kind documentary. The main characters, Orlando and Mikael are Swedish transsexuals in their 60s. They were both born as men, and … Continue reading

13/01/2012 · Leave a comment

Men who Swim

During mid-life crises some men divorce their ladies, buy a motorcycle and date younger women. Others form a group and start training synchronized swimming. Yes, synchronized swimming – and no, … Continue reading

06/01/2012 · Leave a comment

Inside Job on RÚV tonight

Academy Award Winner 2010 for Best Documentary and the critically acclaimed Inside Job (dir. Charles Ferguson, 2010), is a documentary about the global financial crises of 2008. This is a must … Continue reading

04/01/2012 · 2 Comments

Best Worst Movie

One of the funniest documentaries of recent times must be Best Worst Movie. Having seen it at Sheffield Doc/Fest in 2009, it often pops to my mind when recommending a … Continue reading

23/12/2011 · Leave a comment

The Sunday Doc

What Remains: The Life and Work of Sally Mann directed by Steven Cantor and released in 1994 is a portrait of renowned American photographer Sally Mann. Mann´s most know work … Continue reading

04/12/2011 · Leave a comment

Project Nim

When surfing the www this morning I came across great news, the DVD of Project Nim will be released on Amazon.co.uk in a little more than one month and can … Continue reading

02/12/2011 · 1 Comment

The Extraordinary Ordinary Life of José González

The documentary about the Argentinian/Swedish musician José González has just been released in Sweden. We are offering  you the readers of Docs & Film Festivals a special price for the … Continue reading

01/12/2011 · 1 Comment