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Molinare Drinks

Sun 11 Jun / 16:15 - 17:15 / Town Hall Reception Rooms 

Continue the Oscar-ready conversation at the Molinare Drinks Reception. Molinare’s team are on hand to advise on how to realise the most from your film, and use post-production to achieve a cinematic result. Molinare projects include the Oscar-winning The White Helmets and films from this year’s Doc/Fest programme Even When I Fall, The Last Animals, and Love and Hate Crime. 

Marketplace Drinks

Sun 11 Jun / 17:00 - 19:00 / Cutlers Hall , Old Banqueting Hall

Rounding off Sales & Distribution Day and kicking off a new week of industry activity, Marketplace Drinks offer an opportunity to get to know Decision Makers and fellow filmmakers better. The event welcomes everyone involved in Sales & Distribution Day, MeetMarket, Alternate Realities Market, Doc/Player and all Marketplace initiatives. The Marketplace & Talent team will be present so do come by for a drink, say hello and tell us about your documentary projects – we’re here to help get them made!


British Council Drinks Reception

Sun 11 Jun / 18:00 – 19:30 / Tamper

Come and meet British Council Film and the leading international documentary film professionals we have brought from around the world to attend this year’s edition of Sheffield Doc/Fest. 


The Grierson Trust New Talent Drinks Reception

Sun 11 June / 18:30 - 20:00 / Winter Garden 

Come and join the members of The Grierson Trust board for a convivial get together and the opportunity to meet the talented young filmmakers who are part of the 2017 Grierson DocLab and Mentoring Scheme. 


Alternate Realities Lates

Sun 11 Jun / 19:00 – 21:00 / Millennium Gallery

Following the Alternate Realities Summit in Sheffield, join the Doc/Fest team and fellow delegates for a chance to engage with the latest in immersive VR and interactive artworks from emerging and established artists in the Exhibition.

Tudor Square by Night featuring the Doc/Pub Quiz

Sun 11 Jun / 19:30 - 23:00 / Doc/Fest Exchange on Tudor Square 

Everyone loves a pub quiz, right? Join the Doc/Fest Film team and special guests to flex your documentary trivia muscles over drinks.

Meet The Filmmakers presented by The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Sun 11 Jun / 20:30 – 22:30 / Tamper

Together with The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Doc/Fest welcomes you to raise a glass to the talented directors and producers behind this year's Doc/Fest Film Programme. Share stories, connect with the Doc/Fest Film Programme team, and make new friends from across the industry. 


I Will Always Love Docs

Sun 11 Jun / 22:00 - 02:00 / Fahrenheit

Celebrate the kings and queens of R’n’B and soul following the UK premiere of Nick Broomfield’s Whitney: “Can I Be Me”. It’s Not Right But It’s Okay to be the Queen of the Night, so if you Wanna Dance with Somebody, I’m Your Baby Tonight!