DOK Industry News

DOK Industry News

Every year, about 1,600 professional guests from more than 80 countries come to Leipzig to participate in over 50 events under the umbrella of DOK Industry. We look forward to welcoming you at our 2022 edition. Get your accreditation now!

All our venues are located in Leipzig’s city centre or nearby. Go to our city map that helps you navigate through Leipzig from one DOK Industry location to another.

Get your accreditation at the regular rate by 4 October.
Discover the festival film programme with 255 films from 55 countries.
About DOK Industry

DOK Industry Online offers networking opportunities with the highest-quality German and international decision makers and funders in a cosy, laid back atmosphere. This is the meeting place for artistic documentary and a hub for interactive and immersive arts practitioners and experts.

  • 150+ festival programmers
  • 250+ commissioners, buyers, distributors, sales agents and funders
  • 300+ producers
  • More than 1,100 scheduled individual meetings at the Co-Pro Market and Meet the Experts Meetings
  • Daily networking hangouts and Get Togethers
  • Project presentations from all over the world
  • Podcasts from exciting and unusual professionals to inspire
  • Over 20,000 € in services and prizes to win
  • DOK Exchange with 80 immersive artists and experts
  • Access to the DOK Leipzig film programme

“We aim to provide a platform that allows both onsite and online participants to enter new collaborations in an open and welcoming environment. In doing so, we aim to strengthen the documentary community and make it easier for emerging talents and equity-seeking creative individuals to enter the international market.”

Portrait picture of Nadja. She wears a dark blue shirt and smiles at the camera.
Nadja Tennstedt
Director of DOK Industry

More to discover

Ulrike Schmidt sitzt vor einem Computerbildschirm, darin ist das Video von einer Frau in ihrem Wohnzimmer zusehen, die lächelt und sich mit der Hand auf ihr Herz fasst
Acclaim for DOK Industry Alumni

We are happy to see the film projects from previous DOK Industry editions evolving into successful films. Follow their stories, save the date for their premieres and discover where they screen next.

A presentation at DOK Industry: In the foreground a huge live editing unit with four displays and a control desk. In the background, three persons on stage, equipped with microphones.
DOK Industry Project Archive

Browse the archive and get to know the documentary and XR projects presented at DOK Industry in the recent years.

DOK Industry is realised with the support of Creative Europe MEDIA Programme of the European Union, the Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung (MDM) and the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media upon a Decision of the German Bundestag.
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