Sheffield Doc/Fest Highlights 2019

Take a look at some of the highlights at this year’s fest.

Anna - The Awards

“I was thrilled at the news of two Doc/Fest award wins - Midnight Family winning the Grand Jury Prize and One Child Nation taking home Dogwoof's Tim Hetherington Award. Congratulations to the filmmakers and their teams!”

Jim - seeing werner herzog

“Listening to Werner in conversation after his screening of Nomad.”

Dan - Sports Docs with ESPN

“I really enjoyed listening to George Best director Dan Gordon, John Dower and ESPN's Adam and Deirdre discussing the first 100 films in the 30 for 30 series - including the Oscar-winning O.J.: Made In America - as well as what's to come.”

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Oli- Whickers Pitch

“Being a judge for this year's Whickers Pitch, where all all five finalists were incredibly strong.”

Ana - Funding & Comissioning panel

“I enjoyed joining Rajesh Thind, Mandy Chang, Lisa Marie Russo at the Funding and Commissioning: Feature Docmentary panel.”


Lucy - Shapes That Move party

“My highlight was the Shapes That Move party held at the Deli Theatre, where we caught up with fil"mmakers and other attendees. (Plus received some intersectional feminism themed temporary tattoos!)”