DOC NYC Hits the Road for a Virtual Road Trip
Join us on Facebook Live every afternoon from Monday, Oct. 26th through Friday, Oct. 30th, as we set off on an online DOC NYC Road Trip to check in with filmmaking hubs across the country. DOC NYC’s Artistic Director Thom Powers will talk with filmmakers, programmers and filmmaking advocates as they share documentary news and preview some of DOC NYC’s 2020 slate. Additional guests to be announced. Check out each stop on the itinerary below!
Plus, from now through Saturday, Oct. 31st, get $3 off tickets for any of the festival films featured in Road Trip—more than two dozen titles! Just click on the film titles with an asterisk below, and use code ROADTRIP when checking out!
Monday, October 26
Boston, MA | 2:00 – 2:45 pm ET
Washington D.C. | 3:00 – 3:45 pm ET
Guests include Caty Borum (CMSI), Pat Aufderheide (CMSI), Mor Loushy (Kings of Capitol Hill*), Chris Wilson (National Museum of American History), Sky Sitney (Double Exposure Film Festival) and Opal H. Bennett (DOC NYC; March on Washington Film Festival).
Tuesday, October 27
Philadelphia, PA | 2:00 – 2:45pm ET
Guests include Maori Karmael Holmes (BlackStar Film Festival), Loira Limbal (Through the Night*), and Louis Massiah (Scribe).
Miami, FL | 3:00 – 3:45 pm ET
Wednesday, October 28
Detroit, MI | 2:00 – 2:45 pm ET / 1:00 – 1:45pm CT
Guests include Dave Serio (Arab American National Museum), Cornetta Lane (Detroit Narrative Agency) and Razi Jafri & Justin Feltman (Hamtramck, USA*).
Chicago, IL | 3:00 – 3:45 pm ET / 2:00 – 2:45pm CT
Thursday, October 29
Cleveland & Dayton, OH | 2:00 – 2:45 pm ET
Guests include Karla Murthy (The Place That Makes Us*) Yael Bridge & DiCarlo Johnson (The Big Scary “S” Word*), Zeshawn Ali (Two Gods*) and Steve Bognar & Julia Reichert (9to5: The Story of a Movement*).
Columbia, MO | 3:00 – 3:45 pm ET / 2:00 – 2:45pm CT
Guests include David Wilson (T/F Film Festival), Stacey Woelfel (Murray Center for Documentary Journalism), Robert Greene (Murray Center for Documentary Journalism), Mia Donovan (Dope Is Death*), Ra’anan Alexandrowicz (The Viewing Booth*) and David Osit (Mayor*).
Friday, October 30
San Francisco & The Bay Area, CA | 4:00 – 4:45 pm ET / 1:00 – 1:45 am PT
Co-presented by SF Film, with more guests to be announced.
Guests include Amanda Salazar (SF Film).
Los Angeles, CA / 5:00 – 5:45 pm ET / 2:00 – 2:45 pm PT
Co-presented by the International Documentary Association.
Guests include Fenton Bailey (Wojnarowicz*), with more guests to be announced.
- SMS Alum Khushnuda Shukurova, MA Media Studies ’13, Won Best Woman’s Film For “Detained” - December 1, 2020
- Call For Papers: [Frames(Windows(Mirrors))], NYU Cinema Studies Virtual Conference, Feb 19-20, 2021 - December 1, 2020
- 2020 NYWIFT Muse Awards, 12/7 - December 1, 2020