Submit now for the 36th DOK.fest München

From love stories to political thrillers: we are looking for stirring, touching, curious, enlightening and urgent documentary films. Filmmakers, producers, sales agents and distributors are invited to submit their current documentaries for the 36th DOK.fest München until December 18th 2020. To the film submission


The festival tour goes online

Because of the measures taken to contain the pandemic, cinemas will now remain closed in December, both in Munich and in the Bavarian region. Nevertheless, you will not have to do without our film programme in 2020 either. Because the festival tour goes online on three weekends - and supports the cinemas in the process. Presented by Bayerischer Rundfunk. To the programme (in German)

Recap-Clip for the DOK.fest München @home

The online edition of the festival in fast forward.


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Nine Theses

What is the future of the cinema documentary film? Festival director Daniel Sponsel has put forward nine theses. Read more


Q&As @home

Here you can find the Q&As of the DOK.fest München @home.

Live film talks @home

Here you can find the live film talks of the DOK.fest München @home.

Networks for Future! Three industry talks

The corona virus shows us the value of solidarity, outreach and promotion. We have already discussed this with representatives of international networks at @home in May. Now you have access to the three online conversations again!