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Sheffield Doc/Fest

24 June - 1 November 2020





The Digital Industry Pass


The pass grants access to the following programme available from June to November 2020:

Doc/Player- now live, available until 31 August 2020.

As our online industry screening platform, this offers a curated programme of new films from all over the world, from across our non-competitive film strands: ‘Into the World’, ‘Rhyme & Rhythm’, ‘Ghosts & Apparitions’ and ‘Rebellions’. Click here to learn more about the Official Selection.

  • Streaming of 6+ talks and panels throughout June, July and August. Click here to learn about the virtual session series.
  • Pre-recorded access to Doc/Fest’s annual pitches: The Whickers Pitch and Chicken & Egg (Egg)celerator Lab Pitch
  • Streaming of talks with filmmakers and on-screen talent and industry panel sessions taking place in Sheffield during Doc/Fest’s autumn weekenders: September to November (TBC).

Digital Industry Passholders will also receive Digital Industry Catalogue and Industry Representatives Guide with contact information of commissioning editors, producers, festival and TV programmers, funders, and other participants of Sheffield Doc/Fest Marketplace.

For more information on Sheffield Doc/Fest and on the registration process please visit


Sheffield Doc/Fest Digital Industry Passes for FOCAL members at a discounted rate of £40 on a first-come, first-served basis.   For discount code contact 


*Members of the film and art community under 30, financially vulnerable (either affected by COVID-19 in any way or a recipient of any sort of social assistance/benefits in their home country) or enrolled in post-graduate studies alongside working in the industry, are recommended to buy the concession pass which costs £30. Register here: