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With a final weekend of online screenings and two evenings of the DOXA Drive-In remaining, DOXA Documentary Film Festival is pleased to announce the winners of its 2021 competitions.

Join us on Friday, May 14th at 4:00pm PST! This conversation invites composers to discuss their collaborations with filmmakers and approaches to storytelling through sound.

Friday, May 14th at 1:00pm PST! This conversation will offer a jumping off point to reimagine more sustainable models for documentary funding, production and distribution that incentivize the creation of bold, ambitious work.

Please join us for a live streamed Q&A with directors Sean Horlor and Steve J. Adams and special guests from the film Drake, Kay and Emily, on Thursday, May 13th at 7:00 PM PST!

Thursday, May 13th at 10:00am PST. In this moderated conversation between two filmmakers and collaborators, Stanley Nelson and Loira Limbal will reflect on the craft of directing documentaries from differing but complementary perspectives.

Here are some “must-see” films from our programmers! A reminder: All films in this year's program are available for streaming until 11:59 PM PST tonight!

Join co-hosts Lisa Christiansen and Andrea Warner for an evening of online trivia by Quiz Master Carlos, to win prizes! bragging rights! and more!

Please join us for a live streamed Q&A with director Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers and special guests on Wednesday, May 12th at 7:00 PM PST.

We miss talking about films, asking questions, and learning from an amazing community of doc lovers and makers, in person. And so, we'd like to set some intentions again this year; here are our recommendations for thoughtful, engaged doc watching.

Please join us for a LIVE Q&A on Friday May 7th at 7pm PST with director Shannon Walsh, producer Ina Fichman and Uber and Lyft driver activists Annette Rivero and Al Aloudi. This event will be hosted by CBC Vancouver's Anita Bathe.