DocFest Films

2021 Festival Film selection – celebrated filmmakers from across the globe and here at home.

2021 FilmS

The 2021 Festival included a selection of 50 documentaries by celebrated filmmakers from across the globe and here at home.

Films were available to stream online from March 5-14, 2021

The Commodores Orchestra: Dance of the Decades

The Commodores Orchestra: Dance of the Decades

The Commodores Orchestra: Dance of the Decades On May 23, 1947, Belleville mayor Frank Folwell ...
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The Forbidden Reel

The Forbidden Reel

The Forbidden Reel A group of courageous filmmakers risked their lives to salvage the archives ...
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The Granite Man Of Gilmour

The Granite Man Of Gilmour

The Granite Man Of Gilmour After an extraterrestrial encounter in 1975, David Hamel embarked on ...
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The Great Green Wall

The Great Green Wall

The Great Green Wall A Buena Vista Social Club meets Years of Living Dangerously, renowned ...
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The Mole Agent

The Mole Agent

The Mole Agent A charming film set in Chile tells the story of Sergio, a ...
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The Rose Family

The Rose Family

The Rose Family A personal perspective on one part of the 1970 October Crisis when ...
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The Trip

The Trip

The Trip Mikizi Migona Papatie, 27 years old, reveals his reality living in the Anishinaabe ...
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The Trip

The Trip

The Trip Mikizi Migona Papatie, 27 years old, reveals his reality living in the Anishinaabe ...
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The Winding Farmland

The Winding Farmland

The Winding Farmland In an estate located in Quebec, Carl and Alexandra are attempting to ...
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This Is Not A Movie

This Is Not A Movie

This Is Not A Movie Robert Fisk, the legendary and controversial British foreign correspondent reflects ...
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Wandering, A Rohingya Story

Wandering, A Rohingya Story

Wandering, A Rohingya Story Within a few months, the Kutupalong refugee camp has become the ...
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Welcome To Chechnya

Welcome To Chechnya

Welcome To Chechnya State-sponsored, anti-gay purges have occurred since 2007 across Chechnya, a largely Muslim ...
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Where Were You?

Where Were You?

Where Were You? Where Were You? challenges us to reflect on this transversal and universal ...
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Youth Unstoppable: The Rise of the Global Youth Climate Movement

Youth Unstoppable: The Rise of the Global Youth Climate Movement

Youth Unstoppable: The Rise of the Global Youth Climate Movement A film 12 years in ...
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News & Updates

Accepting Film Submissions for the 2022 Festival
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