About DOXA Documentary Film Festival
DOXA brings together audiences, filmmakers and diverse cultural communities through the presentation of the very best in documentary cinema from around the globe.
Through screenings, panel discussions, educational initiatives, and industry events DOXA facilitates a cinema culture that is curious, inventive and bold.
Your donation will:
- Provide opportunities for young audiences to participate in the festival and gain critical media literacy skills through our Rated Y for Youth program.
- Present challenging programming that engages with some of the most pressing contemporary issues, and heightens awareness about perspectives not commonly given a voice in the mainstream media.
- Support the professional development of BC Filmmakers through our Industry Day programming
- Allow DOXA to bring filmmakers from across Canada and around the world to present their films and engage with DOXA audiences.
- Enable the Festival to offer a number of free events and discounted tickets for seniors and students.
What People Are Saying
"Thank you for the wonderful time at DOXA. The screening was beautiful, it was a sold out crowd and the film looked and sounded fantastic. We had a great panel afterward, Meeru from Vij’s is awesome, and there was a compelling discussion, people really appreciated the film. "
— Jon Betz, Director SEED: The Untold Story (2016 DOXA Film Festival)