DOC NYC 2017

View other DOC NYC Films by strand: American Perspectives, Art + Design, Behind The Scenes, Centerstage, Fight The Power, International Perspectives, Metropolis, Modern Family, New World Order, Sonic Cinema, Special Events, The Short List, True Crime, Viewfinders, Wild Life

Hot Grease Hot Grease
Hot Grease and Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution
The Experimental City (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Chad Freidrichs)
The story of an experiment: the Minnesota Experimental City (MXC) a would-be city of tomorrow.
NYC premiere
Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: James Redford; Writer: James Redford)
Investigation of the use of renewables in the US.
NYC premiere
Hot Grease (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Sam Wainwright Douglas, Paul Lovelace, Jessica Wolfson)
Examination of the growing industry in biodiesel.
World premiere
The New Fire (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: David Schumacher; Stars: Jeffrey Sachs, James Hansen, Ken Caldeira, Leslie Dewan, Jacob DeWitte)
Nuclear engineers try to find safe alternatives to the energy generation systems causing climate change.
NYC premiere
News

Casey Affleck liberated by ghosts Star talks Oscars, Rooney Mara and hiding under a sheet

In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.

A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.

Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.

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:

Tribeca Film Festival
Young festival celebrating new voices in New York

Istanbul Film Festival
Turkey's premier film festival

New Directors/New Films
Celebration of new cinematic voices in New York

Flare
The London LGBTQ Film Festival

Glasgow Short Film Festival
Scotland's premier celebration of short film returns

In the Archive


Archive of festival coverage.

Daily diary and reviews from 2005-2015.

Coverage of the lynchpin German festival.