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Sheffield Doc/Fest is open all year, offering a range of activity to inspire audiences and industry with the art and business of documentary.

Our All Year activity delivers local, national and international programmes through touring screenings, exhibitions, workshops, and events.

Be part of Doc/Fest throughout the year…



Check out our calendar to connect with the team at a festival near you or join us for a drink at our annual Networking Event in Sheffield, and at our unmissable IDFA Party. Click in to each event to see who's going and how to get in touch.

You can connect and get in touch with Doc/Fest in a number of ways including liking us on Facebook, following us on Twitter and Instagram, and signing up for the eNews.

You can also call us on +44(0)114 276 5141 Mon-Fri 09:30-17:30 (GMT), email or get in touch with a member of the team.


Doc/Comment is our home for thoughts, interviews, and things we love and want to share with our community. Check back regularly for new blog posts from the Doc/Fest staff and friends of the Festival. Click here to read more.


Discover the best new documentary films through our Doc/Fest Presents screenings in Sheffield, London and beyond. 


Hull Independent Cinema & Doc/Fest Present: Brexitannia

Hull Truck Theatre, Saturday 3 February 2018

Click here for tickets and more info.



Our pioneering exhibition of storytelling through new technology tours venues and festivals across the UK and internationally. 




Doc/Fest presents, and takes part in panels at key festivals including EFM Berlinale and SXSW throughout the year.

You can explore highlights of our Talks & Sessions programme on our Youtube and Podcast channels.   



Doc/Fest delivers training, mentoring and access-to-market schemes throughout the year, including our annual Future Producer School residential. Hear from our team at festivals, events, film schools and universities near you. We also offer Festival Pass Pitch Prizes at the CNEX Chinese Documentary Forum and the Documentary Campus Masterschool Pitch at DOK Leipzig.  


Future Producer School

Aimed at emerging producers currently working in the industry, the primary outcome of Future Producer School is to develop industry partnerships and provide industry knowledge and experience to up-and-coming producers that have the ambition to become international feature documentary producers. 

Click here to find out more about the 2018 programme.