An International Documentary Event

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

It is a week long documentary film festival including film screenings, master classes, artist conversations, the renowned Australian International Documentary Conference (also known as AIDC), and the F4 Award for New Australian Documentary Talent.

The DocWeek Industry Conference runs from Monday 23 - Thursday 26 February 2015.


Save the Date - DocWeek 2015

We are pleased to announce the dates for DocWeek 2015.
Monday 23 February to Sunday 1 March - with the industry Conference, AIDC, running from Monday 23 - Thursday 26 February. Put it in your diary!


Watch Session Recordings 

The Conference session recordings will be uploaded onto our website and YouTube channel over the next few months - stay tuned.  The first recording is now available here.


Session Reviews from Screenhub

Catch up on the sessions you missed - or the ones you enjoyed the most - with these session reviews that are generously supplied by Screen Hub, proudly supporting DocWeek.

Reviews - Part One
Reviews - Part Two
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


DocWeek 2014 Award Winners Announced

It has been an amazing four days at DocWeek and the industry conference - AIDC - has come to a close.   And what better way to end than with a celebration of documentary filmmaking and industry recognition!

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


Winner of Fresh One London Internship Announced

Announcing ACCESS @ AIDC - our development program for future television and online media producers and content development executives, culminating a four week internship with Jamie Oliver's production company. 


Conference Program Archive 

AIDC - your view into the future...  The 2014 program was a great success with many popular sessions has been released!  The program aims for the future - and industry development is our focus. View the program online here. 


Asia Pacific Program

We have widened our search to unearth the hottest new documentary talent, by transforming the successful F4 Award into the Asia Pacific New Documentary Program.