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International Talent Arrives In Auckland For Doc Edge Festival

Wednesday, 17 May 2023, 11:38 am | Doc Edge Festival

Doc Edge is delighted to host a group of international representatives in Tāmaki Makaurau from the May 24 to June 2 for selected films making their World and Asia/Pacific premieres in the 18th annual festival. Guests arriving for world premieres are: American ... More >>

Doc Edge Announces 10 New Films For Their Biggest, Boldest Festival Yet

Thursday, 14 April 2022, 1:10 pm | Doc Edge Festival

The Documentary New Zealand Trust presents THE DOCUMENTARY EDGE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2022 (DOC EDGE) 1 June – 10 July 2022 Bravely embracing the future of film festivals around the world, Doc Edge is cementing itself as a must-experience ... More >>

Doc Edge Virtual Bubble – You Are Not Alone!

Friday, 20 August 2021, 12:00 pm | Doc Edge Festival

As New Zealand woke up to Level 4 restrictions on Wednesday morning, Doc Edge was hard at work with filmmakers to provide New Zealanders and their bubbles a selection of films to view at home for the period of lockdown. In the spirit of innovation ... More >>

Sharks Snap Up The Big Awards At Doc Edge

Thursday, 3 June 2021, 5:32 am | Doc Edge Festival

Jun 2, 2021 Kiwi-born, Emmy-nominated filmmaker Sally Aitken took home the big wins tonight at the Doc Edge Awards at Auckland’s Wintergarden, The Civic. The Oscar-qualifying festival is pleased to announce the winners of their 2021 awards, celebrating the ... More >>

Simply The Best: Tina Turner Headlines Doc Edge

Thursday, 29 April 2021, 11:33 am | Doc Edge Festival

Doc Edge Festival in association with RNZ has just launched its 2021 programme, presenting a jam-packed festival of over 80 feature length and short documentaries. The festival is excited to confirm the highly-anticipated doco – TINA – as part ... More >>

Kiwi Students Protesting Climate Change Join The Doc Edge Takeover Of The Civic

Tuesday, 27 October 2020, 11:18 am | Doc Edge Festival

Documentary New Zealand Trust and Auckland Live present Doc Edge at The Civic  Bringing Aucklanders together for one day of exceptional films on the big screen at The Civic. A sneak peek of highly anticipated new Kiwi doco, High Tide Don’t ... More >>

Doc Edge Announces Two-week Encore Season

Monday, 6 July 2020, 10:52 am | Doc Edge Festival

For the first time in its 15-year history, Doc Edge has streamed into homes all over Aotearoa. A total of 83 films have been watched by more than 50,000 viewers over the last 24 days. The response from viewers across the country has been overwhelmingly ... More >>


Monday, 8 June 2020, 6:09 pm | Doc Edge Festival

Film: Tokyo Hula The Documentary New Zealand Trust presents DOC EDGE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2020 ONLINE, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CHORUS Streaming nationwide, from 12 June to 5 July. In five days, Doc Edge will be the first New Zealand film festival ... More >>


Monday, 4 May 2020, 5:04 pm | Doc Edge Festival

Just another day on the job for wildlife photographer, Amos Nachoum, Picture of His Life, Doc Edge Festival 2020. Photo Credit @JebCorliss. The Documentary New Zealand Trust presents THE DOCUMENTARY EDGE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2020 (DOC EDGE) Doc ... More >>

Doco Festival Goes Online As An Expression Of Solidarity And Community

Wednesday, 1 April 2020, 1:06 pm | Doc Edge Festival

To connect kiwi communities and give audiences a chance to experience a multi-faceted expression of life outside the bubble, Doc Edge is moving the full 2020 festival and industry event programme online, translating the physical festival to an innovative ... More >>

11 of world's best Docos exclusively available nationwide

Friday, 11 October 2019, 9:44 am | Doc Edge Festival

Exciting news with the announcement that for the first time, New Zealand will be able to enjoy a selection of the world’s best films from this year’s Doc Edge Festival. More >>

The 2019 Doc Edge Award Winners Just Announced

Friday, 31 May 2019, 8:07 pm | Doc Edge Festival

The 14th annual Documentary Edge International Film Festival (Doc Edge) officially opened last night with Assholes: A Theory at Q Theatre. The festival runs in Auckland until 9th June, before heading to Wellington (13th – 23rd June) with a fantastic ... More >>

New internship offers filmmakers Singapore experience

Wednesday, 15 May 2019, 1:53 pm | Doc Edge Festival

Doc Edge, Beach House Pictures (Singapore) and the Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono are excited to announce a new internship for documentary filmmakers which will see them working with one of Asia’s leading production houses in Singapore. More >>

Doc Edge Audible Pitch Programme Presents Opportunity

Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 9:43 am | Doc Edge Festival

excited to announce the Doc Edge Audible Pitch Programme , an innovative programme to foster and develop original narrative audio documentaries and local talent. More >>

Internationally Acclaimed Dutch Filmmaker Honoured

Monday, 6 May 2019, 1:27 pm | Doc Edge Festival

Doc Edge 2019 prepares for its opening later this month with an incredible line up of over 30 international filmmakers and industry guests in attendance. The Festival is also proud to honour legendary filmmaker Heddy Honigmann as the recipient of the ... More >>

NZ Doco Film Festival Scores an Additional Oscar

Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 6:25 pm | Doc Edge Festival

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (The Academy) confirmed today the list of documentary feature qualifying film festivals. Doc Edge, New Zealand’s international documentary film festival, made the prestigious list. www.oscars.org/rules ... More >>

Stan Walker Film Sweeps Awards

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 8:54 pm | Doc Edge Festival

Ruckus Media and Kiwi Director Mitchell Hawkes, won big at the 13th annual Doc Edge International Documentary Film Festival awards this evening at Q Theatre for the moving and intimate feature film Stan and short documentary Born This Way: Awa’s ... More >>




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