We are thrilled to share more selected programme announcements including the winner of our Alternate Realities commission in partnership with FACT, supported by Arts Council England.
Sheffield Doc/Fest 2016 welcomed the world's star filmmakers and documentary innovators, to hear about their work and find out what inspires them. Public talks included conversations with Joanna Lumley, Michael Moore, Reggie Yates, Shane Meadows, Ronnie O'Sullivan, Professor Green, Freddie Flintoff, D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus and the one and only Sir David Attenborough.
The 2016 Talks & Sessions programme also included over 70 Industry Sessions. This agenda-setting programme shone a spotlight on all long and short form documentary for all platforms, with insights from over 300 leading directors, producers, commissioners and distributors.
Recordings of these talks are made available on the Doc/Fest Youtube Channel.
The 2017 Festival programme will be announced in May 2017.
Further Selected Programme Announcements & AR Commission Winner
Opening Night Film & Selected Programme Announcements
We are thrilled to share the first announcement of the 2017 Festival Programme!
EFM Partners with Sheffield Doc/Fest & £10k Alternate Realities Commission Launched
EFM partners with Sheffield Doc/Fest for the first time with 'Meet the Docs' conversation focused on virtual reality & £10K Alternate Realities commission open for submissions
2016 Festival Report
Download the 2016 Annual Festival Report
2016 Industry Catalogue
Everything you need to know about the 2016 Festival Programme
2016 Talks Highlights
Celebrated filmmakers and On-Screen talent in conversation at the 2016 Festival
Sir David Attenborough at the 2016 Festival
Sheffield Doc/Fest welcomed documentary giant Sir David Attenborough to the Festival for the first time
2016 Alternate Realities Summit
A day of panels & playful presentations from leading voices in interactive factual storytelling & VR.
2016 Doc/Fest Exchange on Tudor Square
A series of free talks presented by the Wellcome Trust