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    Transilvania International Film Festival finalises documentary offerings for 20th edition

    Aside from the documentaries featured in its Romanian Days and Whats Up, Doc? programme, the 20th Transilvania International Film Festival (TIFF) has rounded out...

    16 films to compete for Heart of Sarajevo Award for documentary film

    Of the 47 total films competing for the 2021 Sarajevo Film Festival Heart of Sarajevo Award in their respective sections, 16 will be documentaries....

    Pandemic cut film programmes by 22%, East West Index 2021 shows

    In analysing the representation of different regions at documentary film festivals, new data from the East West Index 2021, was presented during the debate...

    Transilvania International Film Festival announces non-fiction centrepiece «What’s Up, Doc?» programme

    From 23 July – 1 August 2021, the 20th Transilvania International Film Festival (TIFF) will take place across cinemas and venues in #Cluj-Napoca, one...

    Celebrated award winners added to Dokufest jubilee lineup

    DokuFest adds thirteen hand-picked festival favourites and award-winning films for its hailed «View From The World» section. The section, which includes #Sundance, #Berlinale and...

    Dokufest announces jubilee edition competition films

    Dokufest, running 6 - 14 August, has announced its 20th anniversary edition competition programme which will screen across the historic city of #Prizren, #Kosovo...

    Cannes Docs – Marché du film announces 2021 docs-in-progress award winners

    The 2021 #Cannes Docs# - Marché du film docs-in-progress awards have been handed out. The awards come as part of Cannes Docs central Doc...

    Baltic Sea Docs announces 18 selected projects for its 25th workshop

    Baltic Sea Forum for Documentaries (Baltic Sea Docs) has chosen the selected projects for its 25th edition running 1 - 12 September. Focused on projects...

    Sarajevo Film Festival tributes Wim Wenders with 27th Heart of Sarajevo Award

    The 27th Sarajevo Film Festival, 13 - 20 August 2021, tributes #Wim Wenders# with the Honorary Heart of Sarajevo Award and honoured with a...

    Docaviv 2021: The complete winners

    The 23rd #Docaviv announced its winners on the 7 July award ceremony. Though scheduled to run in hybrid until 10 July, due to the...

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