Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Sheffield Doc/Fest

  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    154

    Here Are 8 Ways to Be A Better Documentary Editor

    Documentary editors have a challenge dramatic ones don't: they have to find the narrative. When a documentary goes into the cutting room, it's the editor's job to work out not just what the story is, but how best to tell it. Now with the advent of digital technology, documentary filmmake...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    65

    How to Be One of The World's Most Successful Crowdfunders: The 5 Top Tips

    Kickstarter is on track to fund more projects than the National Endowment of the Arts in the U.S. in 2012. To address the widespread popularity of the fundraising platform, this year's Sheffield Doc/Fest features a number of panels centered on how to best use the tool to your advantage.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    41

    Chinese TV Execs Balk at Inclusion of 'Ai Weiwei' Film as Sheffield Doc/Fest Gets Underway

    What's a film festival opening day without a little controversy?

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    31

    Sheffield Doc/Fest 2012 Locks Down Lineup; 'The Sheik and I,' 'Planet of Snail' and 'How to Survive a Plague' Included

    The 19th edition of Sheffield Doc/Fest has locked in its full lineup. This year's progam features 83 feature docs, 10 outdoor screenings, 27 shorts and four cross platform films.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    15

    'Searching for Sugar Man' To Open Sheffield Doc/Fest

    The Sundance award-winner "Searching for Sugar Man," will open this year's Sheffield Doc/Fest on June 13.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    37

    Straight Talk from Documentarian Albert Maysles

    At 84, veteran documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles ("Grey Gardens," "Gimme Shelter") has lost none of his spark. At the Sheffield Doc/Fest, which wrapped this weekend, Maysles accepted the inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    64

    Morgan Spurlock's 8 Top Tips For Filmmakers Out of Sheffield

    Documentary funnyman (and Academy Award nominee) Morgan Spurlock dolled out advice to a packed house of documentary filmmakers over the weekend at the Sheffield Doc/Fest. Spurlock, who arrived in Sheffield last week to kick off the festival with his latest, "POM Wonderful Presents: The Gre...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    20

    Steve James' "The Interrupters" Wins Big at Sheffield Doc/Fest

    Veteran documentary filmmakers took center stage at the Sheffield Doc/Fest awards ceremony on Sunday.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    9

    The Sheffield Doc/Fest is Rocked by Two World Premieres: "At Night I Fly" & "Just Do It"

    On the second day of Sheffield/Doc Fest, the UK’s biggest international documentary film festival, two world premieres – the prison-set, “At Night I Fly,” and pro-environmental activism rally cry, “Just Do It," got the event off to a promising and provocative start.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    11

    Sheffield Doc/Fest '11 Locks Down Full Lineup

    Over 110 films make up this year's Sheffield Doc/Fest lineup, 79 of which are doc features making their world, international, European and/or UK premieres.

    Read More »

Latest Tweets


Follow us