The 2021 edition of Doc Edge Film Festival will start on June 3rd and end on July 11th. This year’s edition will take place is Auckland and Wellington (New Zealand) and online. Doc Edge is Academy Award Qualifying with the prize Best New Zealand Short.

You can find all the films in competition on the homepage of Doc Edge by using the search bars. Here we are only listing the short films involved.

Short Documentaries

  • A Broken House by Jimmy Goldblum (USA, Lebanon)
  • Believe in Ghosts by Courtney Dixon (USA)
  • Charlie Surfer by Pia Strømme (Norway, Ireland)
  • Digging for Life by Joao Queiroga (Cameroon, Portugal, USA, Qatar)
  • Edith Gibson Has 3000 Dolls by Daisy Lawless (New Zealand)
  • Feelings of Invisibillity by Charmaine Kachibaia (Canada)
  • Garage Romantic by Dan Sadgrove (New Zealand)
  • Gramma & Ginga: The Movie by Jennifer Steinman Sternin (USA)
  • Greetings from Myanmar by Andreas Riiser, Sunniva Sundby (Myanmar, Norway)
  • Hunger Ward by Skye Fitzgerald (USA)
  • In Plain Air by Miranda Bellamy (New Zealand)
  • In The Theatre of the Gogs by Richard Sidey (New Zealand)
  • Make it 16 by Jess Feast (New Zealand)
  • Mawhialeo Ote Alowha (Our Love) by Valeriya Golovina (New Zealand)
  • My Father The Mover by Julia Jansch (South Africa)
  • Not In Tanzania by Signe Rosenlund-Hauglid (Norway, Tanzania)
  • Paper Dolls by Andrea Kahukiwa (New Zealand)
  • Portrait Of An Artist: Freeman White by Jennifer Raoult (New Zealand)
  • Rann by Peter Simpson, Shuchi Kothari, Sarina Pearson (New Zealand)
  • Sam by Rick Harvie (New Zealand)
  • Say His Name: Five Days For George Floyd by Cy Dodson (USA)
  • Sea Within a Sea by Danech San (Cambodia)
  • Seahorse by Nele Dehnenkamp (Germany)
  • Snowy by Kaitlyn Schwalje, Alex Wolf Lewis (USA)
  • Souvenir Souvenir by Bastien Dubois (France)
  • Stolen Fish by Gosia Juszczak (United Kingdom, Poland, Spain)
  • The Lawnmower Men by Brendan Cleaves (United Kingdom)
  • The Mountain & The Maiden by Shmuel Hoffman, Anton von Heiseler (USA)
  • The Silent Alps by Josh Robertson, Ryan Stafford (New Zealand)
  • Why Didn’t You Stay For Me by Milou Gevers (Netherlands)
  • You Could Have Seen the Mona Lisa by Doug Dillaman (New Zealand)