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Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Doc/Fest has gone virtual for its 2020 edition. Full details of what films are showing and how to watch them can be found in our news story.
View Films by Strand:
- Ghosts And Apparitions
- Into The World
- Retrospective: Reimagining the Land
- Rhyme & Rhythm
View previous years coverage of the Sheffield DocFest festival:
Doc/Fest Latest Reviews
Portrait of life in a city often branded "one of the most polluted" on Earth.
Portrait of photographer Brigitte Lacombe.
Portrait of a Syrian barber and his family who now live on the Isle of Bute.
The day-to-day workings of a food bank.
A snapshot of the life of an elderly woman in a largely empty village near a lead mine.
The filmmaker chooses an American student - an enthusiastic supporter of Israel - to comment on a range of films made about the Occupied Territories.
A portrait of the unique agricultural centre la Huerta de Valencia, where tiger nuts are grown and turned into the regional drink horchata.
Documentary tracking the human fallout of Rodrigo Duterte's policy of executing suspected drug dealers in the Philippines.
Atsushi Sakahara, a victim of the 1995 sarin gas attack in Tokyo's subway system, travels with Hiroshi Araki, an executive of Aleph (formerly Aum Shinrikyo), the attack's perpetrators, visiting their respective hometowns and the university they both attended.
Documentary about a community of refugees living in a tent camp in Lebanon’s Beqaa Valley.
Sheffield DocFest News
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
Eye For Film continues to support festivals both locally and across the world. At the moment, we're covering:
Making Waves: New Romanian Cinema
US streaming edition of a Romanian filmmaking retrospective
Edinburgh International Film Festival
Scotland's oldest film festival
Human Rights Watch Film Festival
Touring festival of films with a human rights focus
Britain's premier factual film festival