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Doc Edge / Auckland

Doc Edge Festival in Auckland

18th Edition. 47 Days.
71 Films. 22 XR Projects.
1 Photography Exhibition.

Key Dates:

24 May–5 June  Films screening at The Capitol Cinema
1 June  Pitch (industry event) at EMA Conference Centre2–3 June  Forum (industry event) at EMA Conference Centre & Ellen Melville Centre
3 June  Doc Edge Awards11 May–4 June  XR Exhibition at Auckland Central Library

Browse 2023 Films

Festival Events


71 feature and short films from
Aotearoa and around the world


Tickets prices for general, concession holders, Doc Edge members or gift vouchers


An annual industry event that brings together local and international screen industries


Documentaries for students in Years 5 to tertiary level, in-cinema and virtual across Aotearoa

XR Exhibition

A free, family friendly, public showcase of VR, AR, Interactive and Immersive digital stories

Photo Exhibition

Celebration of Ans Westra's work, a pioneer in documentary photography in Aotearoa

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