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America’s largest documentary festival has announced the full line-up for its seventh edition, running from November 10-17. The line-up includes 18 world premieres and 19 US premieres.
The festival will open with Matt Tyrnauer's Citizen Jane: Battle For The City and close with Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary, directed by John Scheinfeld.
In addition to the feature films below, there is a shorts programme.
View Films by Strand:
- American Perspectives
- Art & Design
- Behind The Scenes
- Docs Redux
- Fight The Power
- International Perspectives
- Jock Docs
- Modern Family
- Science Non-Fiction
- Short List
- Sonic Cinema
- Special Events
- True Crime
- Wild Life
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DOC NYC Latest Reviews
A chronicle of resilience as female survivors of violence create a revolutionary community in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
A Holocaust survivor with an outsized personality faces her biggest fear: retirement.
Orthodox Jewish identical twin hoarders finally allow a cleaning crew to save their Brooklyn home.
A documentary about selection procedures at cinema school La Fémis in Paris.
The Jersey Hammerheads is a competitive swim team made up of a diverse group of teens on the autism spectrum.
In the 1960s, writer and activist Jane Jacobs fights against NYC’s most ruthless power broker, Robert Moses, and his draconian urban redevelopment plans.
The story of Gertrude Bell, who shaped the destiny of Iraq after the First World War.
Documentary about the American filmmaker.
Documentary about groundbreaking avant-garde multimedia artist Tony Conrad, whose work in experimental film and video, music and sound art spans more than 50 years.
A young woman represents Pakistan on the national squash team, despite the Taliban's threats.
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