DOCNZ: The New Zealand International Documentary Film Festival


Tuesday 1st May

Event Cinemas Newmarket
Time Film/Duration/Notes
12:45pm Teta, Alf Marra 48min
Arabic Fusion - The Sound Between the Notes 35min
1pm A People Uncounted 99min
5:30pm Aung San Suu Kyi - Lady of No Fear 64min
5:45pm Dead Men Talking 52min
7pm Dancing with Dictators: The Story of the Last Foreign Publisher in Burma 80min Q&A 
7:15pm Life in Stills 60min
8:45pm The Price of Sex 73min
9pm The Queen Has No Crown 82min
Auckland Art Gallery
Time Film/Duration/Notes
12pm Shakespeare High 81min
2pm The Flat 97min

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Filmmakers and/or the subject of the film will be in attendance at a short question and answer session with the audience immediately after the screening.
Extra screening or programme update.

Highlights from today’s screenings

  • Teta, Alf Marra

    Lebanon/Qatar/United Arab Emirates A feisty Beiruti grandmother at the centre of a film designed to commemorating her many worlds before they are erased by the passage of time and her eventual death.

  • Aung San Suu Kyi — Lady of No Fear

    Denmark Why does Aung San Suu Kyi voluntarily decide to be in captivity in Burma separated from her husband and sons instead of joining them in exile? A rare look into her life.

  • The Price of Sex

    USA A filmmaker goes undercover to tell the story of Eastern European women dreaming of a better future but tricked into sex trafficking. An expose with extraordinary access.

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Documentary Edge Festival 2012

Auckland schedule (6/18)

Auckland Schedule

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Programme (PDF, 9.4MB) 


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