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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
When the Filmmaker is told his next film must be about crime, sex or celebrity to get funded, he takes matters into his own hands and begins shooting in his home with a cast of characters connected to his own life.
Wanda nurses the patriarch of the wealthy Wegmeister-Gloor family. When an unexpected complication arises, family secrets come to light.
The director turns her camera on her father, as she and her siblings find out an increasing number of family secrets.
Beatriz and Henrique fall in love and get married. He goes to sea while she raises their inquisitive children. The director brings her family's story to the screen.
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.
Sheffield DocFest News
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Eye For Film continues to support festivals both locally and across the world. At the moment, we're covering:
New York Film Festival
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San Sebastian Film Festival
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Deauville Festival of American Cinema
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Venice Film Festival
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