• OPENING GALA

    Feature Film: Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and the Band


    2020 Gala Program
  • GALA LIVE STAGE!

    Proudly presenting LeBarons


    2020 Gala Program
  • Saturday Night at the Empire

    There Are No Fakes - With Special Guest Q&A


    Saturday Night Feature
  • 2020 Festival Lineup Announced

    We’re proud to present all of the incredible films in the 2020 Program


    2020 Films Lineup
  • DOCFEST LOVES VOLUNTEERS

    Volunteers Get 3 Free Rush Tickets & More


    apply now

Belleville Downtown DocFest is a community oriented documentary 
film festival that seeks to promote awareness of cultural, economic and 
environmental consequences and to encourage civic participation 
resulting in positive change.

March 6-8, 2020

Over 50 documentaries in five downtown Belleville venues: The Empire Theatre, the CORE Centre, Belleville Public Library, Pinnacle Playhouse and Bridge Street United Church.

2020 Festival Program

We're proud to announce the complete 2020 lineup of films and events!

Volunteer

Learn more about volunteering and all the perks that come with it!

2020 Filmmakers Panel

Get an inside look into the art, craft and process of documentary filmmaking.