DOC NYC’s second annual Spring Showcase returned from May 20th – June 19th, 2022. Viewers had free access to 15 of this year’s most talked-about nonfiction films and series, paired with exclusive conversations featuring the creative teams behind them.
2022 Spring Showcase Events:
Click the links below for more info and to RSVP:
Taste the Nation: Holiday Edition – Q&A with Host/Executive Producer Padma Lakshmi.
Screened May 20 – 21
Dear… – Q&A with Director/Cinematographer Jenna Rosher, Executive Producer/Showrunner Donny Jackson and Executive Producer Jane Cha Cutler.
Screened May 23 – 24
They Call Me Magic
Screened May 25 – 26
30 for 30: Once Upon a Time in Queens – Q&A with Director Nick Davis.
Screened May 27 – 28
Lucy and Desi – Q&A with Director/Producer Amy Poehler, Producer Jeanne Elfant Festa, Producer Justin Wilkes and Editor Robert A. Martinez.
Screened May 29 – 30
Additional in-person screened June 7, 7:30pm, with pre-recorded Q&A.
Fauci – Q&A with Director John Hoffman, Director Janet Tobias and Producer Dan Cogan.
Screened May 31 – June 1
The Big Conn – Q&A with Executive Producers/Directors James Lee Hernandez and Brian Lazarte.
Screened June 2 – 3
Prehistoric Planet – Q&A with Executive Producer Michael Gunton.
Screened June 4 – 5
No Responders Left Behind – Q&A with Director/Writer/Producer Rob Lindsay and Documentary Subject/9/11 Activist John Feal and Producer Kelly Zemnickis.
Screened June 6 – 7
We Need to Talk About Cosby – Q&A with Director/Executive Producer W. Kamau Bell, Executive Producer/Showrunner Katie A. King and Documentary Subject/Cosby Survivor Lili Bernard.
Screened June 8 – 9
14 Peaks: Nothing Is Impossible – Q&A with Director Torquil Jones.
Screened June 12 – 13
We Feed People – Q&A with Producers Sara Bernstein and Meredith Kaulfers and Editor Andrew Morreale.
Screened June 14 – 15
Bad Vegan: Fame. Fraud. Fugitives. – Q&A with Director and Executive Producer Chris Smith.
Screened June 16 – 17
Fin – Q&A with Writer/Director Eli Roth and Documentary Subject/Conservationist Regi Domingo.
Screened June 18 – 19
Additional in-person screening was on June 9, 7pm; Q&A with Writer/Director Eli Roth.
All prerecorded conversations and select shows will have closed captioning. To inquire about accessibility for any DOC NYC events, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We Feed People, from OscarⓇ-winning director Ron Howard, spotlights renowned chef José Andrés and his nonprofit World Central Kitchen’s incredible mission and evolution over 12 years, from being a scrappy group of grassroots volunteers to becoming one of the most highly regarded humanitarian aid organizations in the disaster relief sector.