Press releases 2021

Press release of 20 August 2021

Real Life, Big Cinema in September: Nationwide Documentary Film Days LETsDOK with DER WILDE WALD by Lisa Eder

From 13 to 19 September, the documentary film genre will be celebrated throughout Germany with a variety of films and events under the motto LETsDOK. DOK.fest Munich presents DER WILDE WALD by Lisa Eder.
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Press release of 1 July 2021

DOK.fest Munich at POPUP SOMMERKINO powered by M-net: MONOBLOC by Hauke Wendler

From 1 July to 15 August, the inner courtyard of the HFF Munich will be transformed every evening at the POPUP SOMMERKINO powered by M-net, bringing a daily changing programme of Munich film and series festivals to the big screen in open air. DOK.fest presents the film MONOBLOC by Hauke Wendler on July 30.
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Press release of 18 June 2021

Back at the venues: the DOK.fest Munich year-round programme

Starting in June, DOK.fest München will once again present film events in cooperation with numerous cultural partners at Munich venues, including our partner cinemas, as part of the year-round DOK.aroundtheclock programme. Read more (in German only)

Press release of 25 May 2021

Great interest throughout Germany: The results of, the educational programme for school classes, children and young people's newly launched SCHOOL OF SEEING has reached school classes nationwide – and continues to be excellently received. Since this year, the pupils have been experiencing the digital teaching units in an online cinema room. Read more (in German only)

Press release of 24 May 2021

The result of DOK.fest Munich 2021 @home

This year's DOK.fest München was once again very well received by the public: Almost 71,000 viewers saw the films, live film talks and award ceremonies as well as the and events. (Correction photo credit: Marian Wilhelm) Read more (in German only)

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Helena Třeštíková wins main competition with ANNY
The winners of the DOK.fest München 2021 @home

The DOK.fest München 2021 @home dedicates an homage to the great Czech filmmaker Helena Třeštíková. At the same time, her latest film ANNY runs in the main competition – and was voted best movie by the jury. Read more

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Winners and Résumé of the 2021 @home

The eleventh, the industry platform of the DOK.fest München, has been a full success: More than 2,000 guests and 221 experts from the international film- and media sector participated, 58 events took place in total. Read more