Sheffield DocFest 2008

The organisers say: "Documentaries that were pitched at Doc/Fest's very own MeetMarket. They came to us in various stages of development - we matched them up with the right people, they got along, and the docs were made. If you are making docs or a fan of documentary in general, you can't fail to love this collection of films that have a little bit in Sheffield in all of them. Catch them now on their trajectory to stardom."

View other Sheffield DocFest Films by strand: Anti Docs, Arts Docs, Bent Docs, Green Docs, Kinky Docs, Miscellaneous, Music Docs, Nick Broomfield Retrospective, Ogawa Retrospective, Regime Change, Scottish Docs, Sports Docs, Student Docs, Toronto International Film Festival Focus, Youth Jury Doc

I'm Not Dead Yet I'm Not Dead Yet
I'm Not Dead Yet and Red Oil
I'm Not Dead Yet (Country: UK; Year: 2008; Director: Elizabeth Stopford)
The inheritance of an old Gothic house reveals dark family secrets.
Red Oil (Country: UK, Venezuela; Year: 2008; Director: Lucinda Broadbent)
Venezuala's political crisis as seen through the eyes of an actress-turned-oil-company-executive.
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Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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