• Submit your film for DOCVILLE 2017

    Submit your film for the 2017 edition of DOCVILLE (22-30 March 2017). Submit now, till September 1st and use the Early Bird Extreme entry fee.

    More information via Filmfreeway.

  • Audience award (Knack Publieksprijs) for Life, Animated

    With all votes counted, Life, Animated wins the DOCVILLE Audience Award, after winning the Award for Best International Documentary as well.

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  • Film about autism wins Jury Award at DOCVILLE

    On Saturday, May 7th, the 12th edition of DOCVILLE was festively concluded with the Belgian premiere of 'Where to Invade Next' by Michael Moore. At the beginning of the evening the winners of the competition were announced. The Jury Prize for Best International Documentary, purchased by CANVAS, went to the touching ‘Life, Animated’ by Roger Ross Williams, who had already been selected for DOCVILLE once before, in 2014 with ‘God Loves Uganda’. 'Life, Animated' tells the story of the autistic Owen Suskind who connects to his parents using quotes from Disney movies. 'Life, Animated' has already won several awards including at the Sundance Film Festival (USA).
    >> All winning films can be found here

  • Call for entries 2016 gesloten

    The deadline to submit films at the DOCVILLE team has passed! More than 1,150 documentary filmmakers from around the world responded to DOCVILLE's "call for entries" and sent in their film. The programming team working hard to get everything watched and reviewed. The final selection will be announced at the end of March 2016.

  • Request festival accreditation

    Filmprofessionals from Belgium and abroad can now apply for a festival accrediation. Fill out the form.

    => accreditation form