Through the Repellent Fence
Thursday, July 27 at 7 PM
Full Frame Theater at American Tobacco
Details here.


Full Frame Road Show Summer Series Lineup

July 27 – Through the Repellent Fence
August 31 – School Life

Save the Date! The 21st Annual Full Frame is April 5-8, 2018!

Director Elvira Lind on Bobbi Jene

Full Frame is proud to present the following Q+A with director Elvira Lind. Lind’s film, Bobbi Jene, will screen for free on June 22 as part of the Full Frame Road Show Summer Series, presented by Capitol Broadcasting, Inc. and American Tobacco Campus. The screening of Bobbi Jene is co-presented by the American Dance Festival’s Movies by Movers. Q: What drew you to this particular person and her story? A: When I met Bobbi six years ago…

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Full Frame Receives Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Grant for Second Consecutive Year to Fund School of Doc!

The Academy Foundation of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) has announced 44 recipients of its 2017 FilmCraft and FilmWatch grant programs. The Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) at Duke University has been awarded a $11,000 FilmCraft grant to support the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival’s annual School of Doc summer program for teens.  The School of Doc is a free, intensive, five-week camp that teaches attendees all aspects of documentary filmmaking.

A total of $500,000 was awarded by AMPAS in the FilmCraft and FilmWatch categories for the 2017-2018 grants year. Full Frame is the only North Carolina film institution to be awarded a FilmCraft or FilmWatch grant, and was awarded $2,500 above the 2016 grant amount.

Read more here.

Festival Sponsors

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is a program of the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University