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ARTE documentaries now available online in English

ARTE documentaries now available online in English

ARTE, the European culture channel, last week presented its new online offering in English at Sheffield Doc/Fest. … Read entire article »

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Ambulance – A front seat view to the damage of war

Ambulance – A front seat view to the damage of war

Mohamed Jabaly is a young Palestinian filmmaker from Gaza City. Having been born during one war and grown up during another, he has started to regard fighting as a means to an end, a normality that is part of everyday life. Realising this horrible truth he decides that it is time to explore his thoughts and views on conflict in more depth. … Read entire article »

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Virtual Reality and Tech key ingredients for Doc/Fest ’16

Virtual Reality and Tech key ingredients for Doc/Fest ’16

Sheffield Doc/Fest is the place to be for anyone interested in where tech is taking, shaping or creating the story.  … Read entire article »

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Hungry for documentaries? Try these…

Hungry for documentaries? Try these…

Eating out can be fun, an experience, delicious or even give you the chance to admire a work of art. And the latter is what some chefs aim for, an explosion of flavours, an intriguing experience of various textures and a plate that is so stunning you will forget to Instagram it. This year’s Sheffield Doc/Fest has some interesting documentaries on show for the real food lovers amongst you. … Read entire article »

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Death by Design shows destroying effects of technology

Death by Design shows destroying effects of technology

Consumers love their smartphones, tablets and laptops – their whole lives are arranged around them, organised with them, dictated by them. By 2020, four billion people will have a personal computer. Five billion will own a mobile phone. But what is the real cost of all this technology? This is a question answered by documentary filmmaker Sue Williams in Death By Design.  … Read entire article »

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Vice returns to Sheffield with Rule Britannia Pitch

Vice returns to Sheffield with Rule Britannia Pitch

VICE returns to Sheffield Doc/Fest to launch their Rule Britannia Pitch, offering filmmakers a chance to win a commission from the VICE UK documentary team. … Read entire article »

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First events announced for UK’s biggest documentary festival

First events announced for UK’s biggest documentary festival

Not only has Sheffield Doc/Fest bagged documentarian Michael Moore for its 23rd edition, the 2016 programme so far is already indicating that June’s event will be as exciting as last year’s, with famous names, exclusive talks and top notch screenings. … Read entire article »

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