Diverse Audiences Inspired by DocPoint Festival »

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 »

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 […]

Additional screenings are now on sale! »

Due to great interest some of the festival’s most popular and sold out films get additional screenings. All reruns have now been published and ticket sales have begun online and at our ticket sales at the festival cinemas. All additional screenings: BAMBOO STORIES with the Q&A of the director Shaheen Dill-Riaz  on Sat 2.2. at […]

Acclaimed Documentary Filmmakers as Guests at DocPoint »

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 […]

The DocPoint 2019 programme is out! Get your tickets! »

18th DocPoint – the Helsinki Documentary Film Festival (Jan 28th – Feb 3rd, 2019) will soon take over the cinemas of Helsinki to deliver a wide array of documentary films from Finland and beyond. The full programme has been revealed and the ticket sales have kicked off. Make sure you’ll get yours on time! GODS […]

DocPoint brings the most talked about documentaries to Finland »

  18th DocPoint – the Helsinki Documentary Film Festival is held from January 28th to February 3rd, 2019. The seven-day festival will bring over a hundred quality documentaries to the silver screens of Helsinki as well as international filmmaker guests and discussions on burning issues. One of the most talked about nonfiction films of the […]

Screening cards available now for Christmas campaign price! »

DocPoint´s screening cards are available now (11.–31.12.2018) for Christmas campaign price! You can buy it as a gift or for yourself. Screening card, 6 tickets 45 € (norm. 48 €) Screening card, 10 tickets 70 € (norm. 75 €) One screening card can be used by multiple people. Please purchase the screening card first and then […]

Come and volunteer for DocPoint 2019! »

Do you love documentaries? 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. Come […]

Renowned International Curators to Select DocPoint’s International Programme »

The next DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival will present an exceptional group of programming specialists. The three curators – Sirkka Möller (Germany), Sergio Fant (Italy) and Pieter-Jan van Damme (Belgium) – come together to program one special edition of the festival to provide an international outlook and enriching discoveries to the Finnish festival audience. […]