2016 WATCH DOCS call for entries opened


We cordially invite all filmmakers, producers, and distributors to submit their documentaries to the 16th WATCH DOCS. Human Rights in Film International Film Festival to be held in Warsaw, between Dec 9–15, 2016.

WATCH DOCS is currently one of the world’s largest human rights film festivals. Apart from the documentary film competition with international jury, its program encompasses retrospectives, tributes, special screenings, and permanent repertoire sections, such as “I Want to See,” “Discreet Charm of Propaganda,” and “New Polish Films.” In addition to the international festival held in Warsaw, WATCH DOCS also travels across Poland with the Traveling Festival (around 40 localities every year) and reaches Internet users on a VOD platform. Hence, the films from the festival program are watched annually by around 50.000 viewers.

The deadline for submissions is August 1, 2016.

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We look forward to receiving your submissions!