Sheffield DocFest 2024

View other Sheffield DocFest Films by strand: Debates, International Competition, International First Feature Competition, Journeys, Memories, People And Community, Rebellions, Rhythms, Shorts, Tim Hetherington Award

Any Other Way: The Jackie Shane Story (Country: Canada; Year: 2024; Director: Michael Mabbott, Lucah Rosenberg-Lee; Writer: Michael Mabbott, Lucah Rosenberg-Lee, Alison Duke; Stars: James Baley, Bobby Dean Blackburn, Rob Bowman, Sandra Caldwell, Jimmy Church, Makayla Couture, Rodney Diverlus, Andrenee Majors Douglas, Elaine Gaber-Katz, Howard Gentry, Michael Gray, Vonnie Moore, Marisa Richmond, Jackie Shane, Raymond Summerour)
Story of the trailblazing trans soul musician.
Haiyu - Rebel Singer Mariem Hassan and the Struggle for a Free Western Sahara (Country: Sweden, Western Sahara; Year: 2024; Director: Alex Veitch, Brahim B. Ali, Mohamedsalem Werad, Anna Klara Åhrén)
Documentary interweaves Mariem Hassan’s music and her personal quest for her country’s independence.
Life On The Edge (Country: Greenland, UK; Year: 2024; Director: Sebastian Feehan, Johnny Langenheim)
An Inuit educator navigates the stunning landscapes of Greenland as he seeks to help people in their struggles with mental health.
Madaniya (Country: Sudan; Year: 2024; Director: Mohamed Subahi)
Consdieration of the citizens' revolt that toppled 30 years of repressive rule in Sudan.
My Sextortion Diary (Country: Spain; Year: 2024; Director: Patricia Franquesa; Writer: Patricia Franquesa; Stars: Patricia Franquesa)
A thriller documentary about how the filmmaker responded to a digital blackmail situation after her computer was stolen.
The Ride Ahead (Country: US; Year: 2024; Director: Dan Habib, Samuel Habib; Stars: Lydia X.Z. Brown, Samuel Habib, Judith Heumann, Keith Jones, Andrew Peterson, Ali Stroker, Bob Williams, Maysoon Zayid)
Samuel wants the life any average 21-year-old desires, and he’s determined that his disability will not get in the way of achieving his dreams.
News

59th New York Film Festival early bird highlights Futura, Jane By Charlotte, James Baldwin: From Another Place and The Velvet Underground

More news and features

Playing Now

Eye For Film continues to support festivals both locally and across the world. At the moment, we're covering:

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

Frameline
The 48th edition of the San Francisco festival

Docs Ireland

Transilvania International Film Festival
Key international festival in Romania

Sheffield DocFest
The UK's best known factual film festival

In the Archive


Archive of festival coverage.

Daily diary and reviews from 2005-2018.

Coverage of the lynchpin German festival.