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America’s largest documentary festival has announced the full line-up for its seventh edition, running from November 10-17. The line-up includes 18 world premieres and 19 US premieres.
The festival will open with Matt Tyrnauer's Citizen Jane: Battle For The City and close with Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary, directed by John Scheinfeld.
In addition to the feature films below, there is a shorts programme.
View Films by Strand:
- American Perspectives
- Art & Design
- Behind The Scenes
- Docs Redux
- Fight The Power
- International Perspectives
- Jock Docs
- Modern Family
- Science Non-Fiction
- Short List
- Sonic Cinema
- Special Events
- True Crime
- Wild Life
View previous years coverage of the DOC NYC festival:
DOC NYC Latest Reviews
In the 1960s, writer and activist Jane Jacobs fights against NYC’s most ruthless power broker, Robert Moses, and his draconian urban redevelopment plans.
The story of Gertrude Bell, who shaped the destiny of Iraq after the First World War.
Documentary about the American filmmaker.
Documentary about groundbreaking avant-garde multimedia artist Tony Conrad, whose work in experimental film and video, music and sound art spans more than 50 years.
A young woman represents Pakistan on the national squash team, despite the Taliban's threats.
Essay film based on James Baldwin's writing about the story of race in modern America.
The story of an eccentric millionaire's buried treasure and those who are searching for it.
Cinematographer Kirsten Johnson documents her career working with filmmakers.
The 2007 murder of a British exchange student Meredith Kercher in Perugia, Italy is a case study in the vagaries of crime and punishment.
The story of an autistic man who was able to reconnect with his family via Disney films.
DOC NYC Features
DOC NYC News
Venice 2015: The state of independents Looking For Grace, The Daughter, Equals, The Childhood Of A Leader
Venice 2015: Peak viewing Reports on Everest, Black Mass, Spotlight and The Danish Girl.
Moving on up Anna Rose Holmer on adolescence, gender identity and self-determination in The Fits.
Scaling the heights with Everest Deauville opening night premiere
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