Posts filed under "DocFest"

19th SF Documentary Festival Announced

Posted by sfindie July 31, 2020 1099 views

August 1 update As it seems we won’t be seeing movie theaters opening any time soon, SF DocFest is planning a virtual festival to take place Sept 3-20. Full program and festival info announced HERE. We believe very strongly in the value of shared experiences. We postponed the June festival when the lockdown began and […]

Live and Special Events at SF DocFest

Posted by sfindie July 28, 2020 152 views

The 2020 SF DocFest has gone virtual, which means that this year you get to enjoy some great new documentaries from the comfort of your home. But we want to make sure the festival is still FESTIVE so we have planned nightly live Q&As with filmmakers, game shows featuring festival filmmakers and a virtual gallery […]

SF DocFest Non-Fiction Vanguard Award: Sara Archambault

Posted by sfindie July 27, 2020 159 views

SF DocFest Non-Fiction Vanguard Award As both a producer and curator Sara Archambault has been a steadfast champion of the documentary renaissance that has taken place in the 21st century.  While she isn’t a household name (not yet), SF DocFest prides itself on recognizing those unconventional, creative risk-takers that are redefining the nonfiction cinematic form and […]

DocFest 2019 Award Winners

Posted by sfindie June 17, 2019 1625 views

Congratulations to the 2019 San Francisco Documentary Festival Award Winners: Audience Award for Best Feature: WE ARE NOT PRINCESSES Audience Award for Best Short: SOAR, TORIAN, SOAR Jury Prize for Best Feature: BELLINGCAT: Truth in a Post-truth World Jury Prize for Best Short: MOMENT TO MOMENT Spirit of Activism Award, Feature: BREAKING THEIR SILENCE: Women […]

18th SF DocFest Press Coverage (so far)

Posted by sfindie June 1, 2019 1333 views

Broke-Ass Stuart (Online) Festival Overview Peter Wong https://brokeassstuart.com/2019/05/24/the-sf-documentary-festival-is-here-and-it-looks-fantastic/ Mentioned: Building the American Dream, Factory of Lies, Funke, Barstow CA, Pick It Up!, The Artist and the Pervert, Bending Lines, Bill Traylor, Circles, Dons of Disco, Framing John Delorean, In Bright Axiom, I Want My MTV, JR “Bob” Dobbs, Pariah Dog, Recorder, Red Dog, Spider Mites […]