DocWeek - An International Documentary Festival

DocWeek is Australia's international documentary event, celebrating documentary film and television.

The 2014 event has gone out with a bang!  The cinemas were packed, the industry delegates were inspired, the filmmakers were so generous and happy, and the week was a hit.

Please take the opportunity to provide your feedback in the audience survey below.

And remember to keep up to date with the latest news and photos from the 2014 event on social media - Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

Audience Survey

Did you attend DocWeek this year? Or even if you didn't have a chance to come along this year - we'd love to hear your feedback.  

Please take a few moments to complete our audience survey here.



People's Choice Award 

There is still time to pledge your support and vote for the films you'd like to see the most next year!  Don't miss your chance to be part of this! 



DocWeek 2014 Award Winners Announced

It has been an amazing six days at DocWeek, including the industry conference, AIDC - where filmmakers, producers and networks all come together to network and do business.   During AIDC we also celebrated documentary filmmaking and industry recognition!

The following prize winners were announced at the DocWeek Industry Awards Night, on Friday night.



Session Reviews from Screenhub

If you're interested in the industry side of DocWeek, then you can read some of the conference session reviews that are written by the journalists at Screen Hub - proudly supporting DocWeek.

Session Reviews - Part One
Session Reviews - Part Two
Session Reviews - Part Three


Board Member Update

The AIDC Ltd Board would like to welcome its newest members:

  • Fiona Gilroy, Content Sales and Acquisitions Director, Flame Distribution
  • Kelrick Martin, Producer, Spear Point Productions
  • Kingston Anderson, Executive Director, Australian Directors Guild

We are very pleased to have these members bring their expertise to the Board.

The Board would also like to thank the outgoing Board members for all of their support and contribution during their terms:

  • Philippa Campey, Producer, Film Camp
  • Alan Erson, Head of Factual, General Manager Australia, Essential Media and Entertainment


Program Archive

The 2014 DocWeek program included over 50 films from a wide variety of filmmakers.  View the archived schedule here or view the program guide below. 





DocWeek TVC

The films in this year's program evoked a whole range of emotions.