Sheffield Doc/Fest includes over 50 talks and panel sessions. Each year ideas for sessions come from the Doc/Fest team, our broadcast supporters (Channel 4, BBC, ITV and Sky) and from the open call for session ideas.
Submit an idea for the 2018 Talks & Sessions Porgramme
Nick Broomfield at Doc/Fest 2017
Now on YouTube: Nick Broomfield at Doc/Fest 2017
Sheffield Doc/Fest YouTube Channel
Recordings of talks, sessions and post screening Q&As from 2017 and previous Festivals.
Maxine Peake: My Desert Island Docs
Sheffield Doc/Fest was thrilled to welcome the acclaimed Salford-based actress and writer Maxine Peake to the Festival for the first time. Image courtesy of Felicity McCabe.
Alternate Realities Summit 2017
Engaging panels & playful presentations from the leading voices in interactive factual storytelling - now on YouTube
Doc/Fest All Year
Film screenings, Alternate Realities, training and where to find the team
Doc/Fest Exchange on Tudor Square
Doc/Fest Exchange, developed with Wellcome, houses a series of daily talks inspired by ground-breaking Doc/Fest films and interactive and immersive storytelling.
Festival Roundup 2017
Sheffield Doc/Fest celebrates wider audience inclusiveness and accessibility opportunities across the Festival