November 24, 2020


Updated daily, this snapshot reflects the most popular films across the lineup of more than 200 titles.

November 20, 2020

Audience Favorites

Check out which films are the received the most votes for our Audience Award!

November 18, 2020

DOC NYC Encore

We’re thrilled to announce that, due to popular demand, we’re extending DOC NYC for an additional ten days with DOC NYC Encore, running Friday, November 20 through Sunday, November 29.

November 14, 2020

Vote for the 2020 Audience Award!

Who will be this year’s winner? Only you can decide! Cast your votes for this year’s DOC NYC Audience Award. It’s easy! First, make sure you are logged into your account. Then, click through to stream your film (from, you can click “Buy Ticket” on a film page, then “Stream Now”, or click the […]

November 9, 2020


The DOC NYC Short List for documentary features has a history of being a predictor of other awards—from critics’ prizes and top ten lists to the Oscars

November 9, 2020


The Short List: Shorts showcase of 12 titles is now in its third year at DOC NYC. Last year the selection included 7 of the 10 films that went on to be named to the Oscars Shortlist for Documentary Shorts and 3 of DOC NYC’s picks went on to be Oscar nominees.

November 5, 2020

Flash Sale

From Friday through Monday, some of our programmers’ favorite films in this year’s festival are on sale. Tickets will be available for $10– $2 off the regular price. Please note the sale only applies to new purchases and is only available during this limited window. FEATURES A COPS AND ROBBERS STORY A decorated NYPD officer’s career is […]

November 1, 2020

Flash Sale!

As election season enters its final phase, save on tickets to 5 films about politics, activism & American history, Sunday-Tuesday only!

October 20, 2020

DOC NYC Road Trip

Join us on Facebook Live Monday, Oct. 26th-Friday, Oct. 30th, as we set off on an online DOC NYC Road Trip to check in with filmmaking hubs across the country. Hear from filmmakers, festivals, and supporters as they share documentary news and preview some of DOC NYC’s 2020 slate. Co-presented by Netflix.