We're hiring Front of House staff, to represent DOXA at our in-person festival venues. Apply! Spread the word!

If the last little while has taught us anything, it is that change is inevitable and it’s best to meet it head on. As it turns out, significant changes are on the horizon.

On Thursday, August 12 and Friday, August 13 at the VPL South Plaza (corner of Robson and Homer) you'll get to watch some of DOXA's best shorts by local filmmakers, for FREE! Quite possibly the perfect evening for any doc lover.

DOXA's Outdoor Summer Screenings are returning this year! August 12 and 13—mark your calendars!

Rep DOXA year-round with our limited edition 20th Anniversary merchandise. We've got fanny packs, mugs, lapel pins and more!

Another DOXA gone by, and in exceptional form—a hybrid festival, with both online and in-person elements! In tried and true fashion, documentaries from all over the world brought comfort, told thrilling stories, and taught us anew.

Congratulations to all winning films this year at DOXA Festival! Watch the acceptance speeches at

The recent work of Cree filmmaker, writer, and scholar Jules Koostachin looks closely at Indigenous documentary practices as containing a comprehensive understanding and awareness of story, because of the positionalities and identities of its makers.

Whether you are pitching your film one-on-one or submitting a funding application, a pitch trailer is your chance to make a strong first impression.

This panel will examine the career of one of the most admired, award winning and influential leaders in Canadian documentary filmmaking over the past 25 years, who also happened to be one of the first racial equity hires at the National Film Board—Selwyn Jacob.