A wall covered with three DOK posters which are surrounded by arrows showing to the left. A bike is passing by in the foreground.
Jens Stöbe
Save the date! DOK Leipzig is celebrating its 65th edition this year. We look forward to welcoming you to the festival from 17 to 23 October.
Call for Films, XR Works and Documentary Projects now open!
Eine Hand hält ein großes aufgeklapptes Faltblatt, auf dem in der Mitte groß "Hallo Du! Hey You!" steht.
Opening der Installation „Hey You!“ von Shelly Silver
Viktoria Conzelmann
We are hiring

As the festival approaches once again, our team is set to grow. We are currently looking for an intern to assist the DOK Industry team.

Check out the job listing

Calls and Deadlines for DOK Leipzig 2022
Mark your calendars!
Call for Films and XR Works
First Entry Deadline for Films
Call for Projects for the Co-Pro Market
Early Dove Accreditation
Final Entry Deadline for Films and XR Works
regular Accreditation
Entry Deadline for the Co-Pro Market
Call for Submissions for Short n’ Sweet
Submission Deadline for Short n’ Sweet
Last Minute Accreditation (+ extra fee)
65th DOK Leipzig Festival

Discover Talks, Podcasts, Industry Events and More Films

Fünf Personen auf einem Talk-Podium bei DOK Leipzig, darunter vier Frauen und Ein Mann. Alle lachen miteinander.
Watch our Talk Formats and Masterclasses

Want to immerse in the topics we discussed at last year’s festival edition? You can still catch the recordings of our DOK Speaks Up talk series as well as the masterclasses with editor Mary Stephen and filmmaker Avi Mograbi in our media library.

Nadja Tennstedt (director of DOK Industry) and Ulrike Schmidt (coordinator Co-Pro Market) are sitting in front of their laptops, earphones plugged in, and both are smiling.
Tune in to the DOK Industry Podcasts

The second season of our DOK Industry Podcast series is out and available for everyone. Tune in to all 8 episodes and find out more about each episode, contributors and speakers here.

Blick über die Schulter einer Frau, die auf einen Laptop schaut, auf dem der DOK Leipzig Trailer läuft.
Stream Film Highlights Online

See which films from previous DOK Leipzig editions are currently available on popular streaming platforms and benefit from a free trial for our cooperation partners Tënk and MUBI.

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