62. Internationales Leipziger Festival für Dokumentar- und Animationsfilm
DOK Leipzig 28 October – 3 November 2019
62nd International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
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Welcome to the Press Area

Welcome to the Press Area

Press Mailing List


If you are interested in our festival programme, we are happy to add you to our press mailing list. Just send us an email at




In order to cover DOK Leipzig 2019, you can get accredited as reporting press. The accreditation process is open until 20 October 2019.


Journalists who cover the festival as reporting press for established media will be granted an accreditation free of charge for DOK Leipzig 2019. The festival reserves the right to request proof of journalistic work and reject the complimentary accreditation under certain circumstances.


We kindly ask you to send links, printed or audiovisual proof of your DOK Leipzig coverage after publication.


Please find more information on the press accreditation in summer 2019. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.



Maria Preußner

Nina Kühne

Julia Bierstedt


+49 (0) 341 30864-1070


  • 1 August until 20 October
    Accreditation period
  • 8 October
    DOK Neuland will be announced
  • 10 October
    Official Selection will be announced/ Filmfinder goes online
  • 10 October, 10 am
    Press conference: presenting the highlights of DOK Leipzig 2019


Press centre

During the festival week, from 28 October to 3 November, the Press Office will be located at the Festival Centre inside Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig (Katharinenstraße 10).


Opening hours are from Monday 28 October to Saturday 2 November, 9 am to 6 pm, and on Sunday 3 November, between 10 am and 2 pm.


We are looking forward to this year’s festival edition with you!