AUCKLAND  30 May – 9 June   |   WELLINGTON  13 – 23 June
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Kia ora Miriam,

We are excited to celebrate Life Unscripted with the launch of our 2019 Festival Programme, including some of the best films from Aotearoa and around the globe for our 14th International Documentary Film Festival.

Auckland tickets are now on sale and Wellington tickets will be on sale May 2.

Our 2019 programme includes some of the past year’s most exciting and innovative documentaries, showcasing the very best of the art form. We’re excited to welcome filmmakers to our festival and for you to share their stories. So what are you waiting for? Click here to check out the films and start planning your Doc Edge 2019 now.

Printed Festival programmes will be available across Auckland & Wellington, starting this week.  Visit your local venue to pick one up, or request to have one sent to you by post (see below).

Visit our brand new website at to learn more about 275+ films and events. For all the latest festival news and announcements, keep an eye on your inbox and be sure to followDoc Edge on social media.

See you at Doc Edge 2019,
Dan & the Doc Edge team

30 MAY – 9 JUNE
Q Theatre, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o T?maki
& The Ellen Melville Centre
13 – 23 JUNE
The Roxy, Light House Cuba
& Te Auaha
Opening Night Film
“I guess in a way my mother was an a**hole.”
– John Cleese
Dress “ass” you are, walk the red carpet with bubbles on arrival for the opening night, featuring the Asia Pacific Premiere of John Walker‘s latest film from Canada.