Belfast Film Festival

Docs Ireland 2019

Docs Ireland 2020 Postponed

In view of the ongoing global health crisis, we have decided to reschedule Docs Ireland 2020.  The projections suggest that Covid-19 infections might peak in June, when our events were due to take place. As soon as we are able to assess the situation properly, we will announce our new dates.

For further information please see our full statement.


Docs Ireland is an industry focussed, all Ireland International Documentary Festival.

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Docs Ireland:

  • Celebrates documentary filmmaking and provides a platform for both national and international industries.
  • Is a hub for cross-border collaboration, international co-productions and sales and distribution through our full day one-to-one pitching forum, Doc Market.
  • Hosts industry events including talks, pitching sessions, masterclasses, a new talent focus & funding information sessions.
  • Features keynote speakers who are experts in the industry from Ireland and beyond.
  • Is a showcase for immersive technology documentary through our partnership with Queens University Belfast and the VR/AR suite at SARC.