Sheffield Doc/Fest

Here’s what it’s like to pitch your film idea at a festival

By Rupert Clague

One filmmaker shares his experiment of pitching a project at Sheffield DocFest's MeetMarket, which connects artists with a variety of people who might be able to help them realise their dream.

At Sheffield Doc/Fest, filmmakers reflect on the war in Ukraine

By Katie Goh

The challenges and ethics of showing life in an active conflict zone were a key theme of the festival's 2022 edition.

Female authenticity takes centre stage at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2021

By Lydia Rostant

Three films at this year’s festival combined female-centred stories with inspiring acts of protest.

The 10 best films we saw at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2017

By David Jenkins

Our favourite documentaries from this year’s festival – all of which you should look out for.

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