Posts filed under "DocFest"

19th SF Documentary Festival Wrapped

Posted by sfindie September 20, 2020 2031 views

2020 San Francisco Documentary Award Winners 2020 DocFest Vanguard Award: SARA ARCHAMBAULT Audience Award for Best Feature: BLEEDING AUDIO Audience Award for Best Short: BENEATH THE INK Jury Prize for Best Feature: THE LAST BLOCKBUSTER Jury Prize for Best Short: CASTELLS   SF DocFest presented a virtual festival that took place Sept 3-20. The full […]

SF DocFest 2020 Press Coverage

Posted by sfindie August 14, 2020 408 views

“Screen Grabs: Docfest explodes online with pop-punk, word nerds, Pac-Man, more” by Dennis Harvey https://48hills.org/2020/08/screen-grabs-docfest-explodes-online-with-pop-punk-word-nerds-pac-man-more/ – “What’s up, docs? Plenty at the SF DocFest” by Randy Myers https://localnewsmatters.org/2020/08/31/whats-up-docs-plenty-at-the-sf-docfest/ – “SF DOCFEST 2020 PREVIEW” by Peter Wong https://brokeassstuart.com/2020/08/31/sf-docfest-2020-preview/ – “24 Fun Things to Do This Week (8.31.20)” https://www.7×7.com/24-fun-things-bay-area-8-31-20-2647069288.html – “Non-fiction at home as DocFest goes virtual” […]

SF DocFest Non-Fiction Vanguard Award: Sara Archambault

Posted by sfindie August 13, 2020 968 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 […]

Live and Special Events at SF DocFest

Posted by sfindie August 1, 2020 545 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 […]

DocFest 2019 Award Winners

Posted by sfindie June 17, 2019 1750 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 […]