An audience inside the Oval Hall at The City Hall in Sheffield.

Sheffield DocFest 2024

12 Jun 2024 - 17 Jun 2024

The UK’s leading documentary festival and one of the world’s most influential markets for documentary projects!

Following a successful 30th edition of the festival in 2023, Sheffield Docfest returns Wednesday 12 June - Monday 17 June 2024.

Each year the festival champions the breadth of documentary form across film, television, immersive and art.

In addition to a programme of 100+ film screenings, the festival also features a host of exhibitions, immersive installations, panel events and inspiring talks with famous names. 

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The festival looks to question the boundaries of documentary through a programme that challenges trends, brings diversity and enriches debate, and invites audiences to engage with experiences and stories from different parts of the world.

Part industry event, DocFest also offers filmmakers a place for inspiration, debate and challenge, and a relevant international platform to launch their work. 

In addition to film screenings and industry events, Alternate Realities is DocFest's programme for exhibiting and showcasing innovative non-fiction and immersive documentary in all forms.

The programme presents the bravest most intriguing developments in non-fiction by artists, technologists and documentarians, in a number of exhibition spaces in the city centre.