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. […]

17th DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival gathered over 30 000 visitors »

5.2.2018 17th DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival gathered over 30 000 visitors. The most watched film was Rodeo – Taming a Wild Country. The festival ended on Sunday 4th February.  The festival audience was once again excited about documentary films and the festival gathered more than 30 000 visitors in 2018. In total of 118 […]

DocPoint Festival will host celebrated filmmakers »

DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival will host 45 international guests. 31 of the invited guests are filmmakers that include both debut directors and experienced masters. One of the most celebrated debuts last year was Communion. It’s director Anna Zamecka will be one of festival’s guests. Communion was awarded at the film festivals in Münich, […]

The festival programme is now finalized »

The Finnish and International programmes for DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival 2018 are finalized. The festival’s selection committees and Iris Olsson, Artistic Director, have selected the best, most topical and interesting documentaries from Finland and abroad. This year, the Finnish Programme was selected by Kaarina Hazard, writer and actor; Leena Malkki, University of Helsinki […]