International Documentary and Short Film Festival DokuFest


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Festival's Basic Information

Festival name

International Documentary and Short Film Festival DokuFest

Festival's short name


Foundation year


General contact email

Name and contact of the Director or organizers max. 3 persons.

Eroll Bilibani, Head of DokuLab – Veton Nurkollari, Artistic Director – Linda Llulla Gashi, Executive Director –

Name of the programmer(s)

Veton Nurkollari –





ZIP Code


Awards of the last edition (award-winning films) film, country, director

Winners of DokuFest 2022:

Balkan Dox Competition: Factory to the Workers by Srdjan Kovačević

International Feature Dox Competition: Dry Ground Burning by Adirley Queirós & Joana Pimenta

International Short Dox Competition: Haulout by Evgenia Arbugaeva & Maxim Arbugaev

Int’l Short Film Competition: Will My Parents Come to See Me by Mo Harawe

Human Rights Dox Competition: Myanmar Diaries by The Myanmar Film Collective

Green Dox Competition: Foragers by Jumana Mana

Truth Dox Competition: The Killing of a Journalist by Matt Sarnecki

National Film Competition: Ka Me Kalu by Flonja Kodheli

Audience Award: Love, Deutschmarks & Death by Cem Kaya

Categories and genres

Feature Documentaries (Green, Balkan, International, Truth, Human Rights) Short fiction & docs

How many screenings do you have in extra activities in addition to the festival?

Over 15 screenings per month

How many sections does the festival have -competition and out of competition


Other non-cinematographic activities of the festival: panels, conferences, etc.

Panel Discussions, Artist Talks, Workshops, MasterClasses, Music Performances

Does the festival have an educational section/activities?


Does the festival have a market or industry activities?


Average of short films during the festival


Average of feature films during the festival

More than 100

Average of documentaries during the festival

More than 100

Average of fiction films during the festival


Average of animation films during the festival


How many prizes or competitive sections does the festival have?


In how many cities does the festival happen?


How many films have been programmed in all the festival throughout all its editions?


In how many venues does the festival take place? How many private vs public.

5 open air 4 indoor 1 Traveling Solar Cinema

How many screenings are held during the festival and how many during the Tour.

230 screenings during the Festival and approximately 200 screenings during the tour