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America’s largest documentary festival has announced the full line-up for its ninth edition, running from November 8-15. The line-up includes 42 world premieres.
John Chester’s The Biggest Little Farm will open the festival and it will close with Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists, directed by Jonathan Alter.
In addition to the feature films below, there is a shorts programme and a number of industry events.
View Films by Strand:
- American Perspectives
- Behind The Scenes
- Docs - Redux
- Fight the Power
- In The System
- International Perspectives
- Jock Docs
- Modern Family
- Photography On Film
- Science Non-Fiction
- Short List
- Sonic Cinema
- Special Events
- True Love
- Wild Life
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DOC NYC Latest Reviews
A Yazidi genocide and ISIS sexual slavery survivor, 23-year-old Nadia Murad is determined to tell the world her story. As her journey leads down paths of advocacy and fame, she becomes the voice of her people and their best hope to spur the world to action.
Volunteer rescuers who help feral and abandoned cats in Brooklyn.
The story of a family in Israel and the impact on them of the father's decision to transition.
An autopsy of what led to the largest bankruptcy filing in US history.
Born to a family of celebrated fashion photographers, and with a terminal disease that gave him a fearless approach to life and art, Davide Sorrenti took 1990s New York City by storm. This is his story.
Story of the final, fatal mission of war correspondent Marie Colvin and photographer Paul Conroy.
Documentary about the US public TV children's show host who had a lasting influence.
A look at campaigning aiming to overturn the US' Roe vs. Wade ruling on abortion, and efforts to defend it.
A documentary looking at why and how people confess to crimes they didn't commit.
A documentary exploring live streaming, fame and fandom in China.
DOC NYC Features
DOC NYC 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
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