Leading Documentary Filmmakers to Visit DocPoint »

DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival (from January 27 to February 2, 2020) welcomes a variety of documentary filmmakers to Helsinki. In addition to the interesting Finnish filmmakers over 20 international guests will be attending the festival. DocPoint’s renowned guest list includes the directors of ADVOCATE, Rachel Leah Jones and Philippe Bellaiche as well as the film’s […]

The DocPoint 2020 Programme is Here! »

The 19th edition of DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival (January 27 – February 2, 2020) once again fills the metropolitan cinema screens with the freshest and most acute documentaries both from near and far. The festival, one of the largest documentary film events in the Nordic countries, kicks off with Elina Talvensaari’s Lady Time. […]

Come and Volunteer for DocPoint 2020! »

Do you love documentary films? Are you a skilled photographer? Or do you perhaps love meeting new people and delivering great customer service? DocPoint, one of the biggest documentary film festivals in the Nordic countries, is fast approaching. We are looking for all kinds of volunteers to make the best edition of the festival yet. […]

DocPoint Will Feature the Most Talked About Documentaries »

One of the largest documentary film festivals in the Nordic countries, DocPoint presents the most controversial, fascinating and talked about documentaries between January 27th and February 2nd, 2020. The 19th edition of the Helsinki Documentary Film Festival will present the Finnish premieres of Citizen K, the unbelievable story of Mikhail Khodorkovsky, Feras Fayyad’s touching hit […]

Diverse Audiences Inspired by DocPoint Festival (2019) »

The 18th DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival drew approximately 29 000 visitors in seven days. The most viewed film at the festival which finished on Sunday the 3rd of February was GENESIS 2.0 directed by Christian Frei. The Audience Award was won by Reetta Huhtanen’s GODS OF MOLENBEEK, which was also awarded the Critic’s […]

The Audience Award and the Critic’s Choice goes to GODS OF MOLENBEEK (2019) »

The audiences and the critic are unanimous: DocPoint’s opening film GODS OF MOLENBEEK is the winner of both the Audience Award and the Critic’s Choice! Director Reetta Huhtanen’s film will be shown in a rerun screening on Sunday, February 3rd at 14.45 at the Maxim cinema. The tickets are on sale now online and at […]

Acclaimed Documentary Filmmakers as Guests at DocPoint (2019) »

DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival (28.1.–3.2.) welcomes a number of masters of documentary filmmaking as well as young debutant directors to Helsinki. In addition to interesting Finnish filmmakers, more than 20 international director guests present their work at festival screenings. At festival’s side events the films will be explored further in Masterclasses and seminars […]