The Melbourne Documentary Film Festival outlines an ambitious slate of feature and short documentaries direct from some of the world’s best film festivals, the 2018 Melbourne Documentary Film Festival runs from Friday 6thJuly 2018 – Saturday 14th July 2018. Showcasing 2 World Premieres, 10 Australian Premieres, and 6 Melbourne Premieres.

The festival kicks off on Friday 6th July 2018 at 7pm with Filmworker the incredible untold story of Stanley Kubrick’s Assistant.

With 60 + documentaries in competition screened over 9 days at six venues: Howler Art Space, Long Play, Cinema Nova, Backlot, Loop, Music and Effects. The Melbourne Documentary Film Festival is guaranteed to provide a rich array and diverse mix of documentaries direct from the festival circuit.

Guests attending this year’s festival include: Julian Boshier, from Swagger of Thieves, Jackie Ochs from Out of My Head, Eric Pato from Touching Sound, Thor Neureiter, from Disaster Capitalism, Rodney Gibson from Road to Sparta.

On Saturday 7h July 2018 from 12pm, at Music and Effects will host a Master Class on crowd funding with the assistance of Pozible as well as a focus on distribution from leading Australian distributor Fanforce. Seminars geared towards helping established and emerging filmmakers get ahead.

For more information and complete program, visit: www.mdff.org.au for details.