Film of the Month

A monthly documentary screens online on Doc Edge Virtual Cinema.

Beyond the Festival, come aboard each month a curated selection of outstanding new film available exclusively outside the festival period across New Zealand on our Virtual Cinema for Doc Edge members and non-members. You can enjoy an exclusive new film each month, covering a wide range of topics, from social issues and environmental concerns to personal stories and artistic expressions, available for a limited month-long run.

Blix Not Bombs

February 2024
Online streaming only
A deep and thorough interview-portrait of Swedish top diplomat Hans Blix, who held world history in his hands in Iraq 20 years ago. International politics dissected with rare insight and elegance.

20 Days in Mariupol

March 2024
Special in-cinema screening at the Capitol Cinema, Auckland
Ukrainian journalists trapped in the besieged city of Mariupol capturing and documeting war images. A vivid, harrowing account of civilians caught in the siege.

44 Hours

March 2024
Online streaming only
A story of a man fighting for his life against those who love him yet think of him as dead.



The Last Human

April 2024
Online streaming only
Life on Earth begins and ends with Greenland. Researcher Minik Rosing's landmark discovery of the first life contrasts with the melting ice masses in Ivalo Frank's tribute to her homeland.

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