2019 Call for Entries Now Open

Late Deadline Dec 15

Submissions for the 2019 festival are now open

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival exhibits nearly 100 documentary films in a variety of programs. Submitted films will be considered for both the NEW DOCS and Invited Program categories. Filmmakers whose films are selected for Full Frame will be notified at the time of acceptance whether their films will be screening in the NEW DOCS or Invited Program categories. Films screening in the Invited Program are not eligible for awards. See the 2019 Submissions…

School of Doc Students Present World Premiere to Sold Out Crowd

On July 17, Full Frame’s 2018 School of Doc students presented the world premiere of their film project Renaissance of Reuse: The Scrap Exchange to a sold out crowd at the Full Frame Theater. Check out the photo album, and be sure to catch their free screening at Full Frame 2019!

Filmmaker RaMell Ross Visits School of Doc

On Wednesday, Full Frame hosted RaMell Ross, one of the most acclaimed documentarians of 2018. He generously mentored School of Doc students and answered questions about his journey as a filmmaker and his work, including his groundbreaking documentary and 2018 Full Frame Grand Jury winner Hale County This Morning, This Evening. It was an experience the students, staff, and instructors will not soon forget. “Visits from established filmmakers like RaMell make a career in documentary…

Festival Sponsors

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