News Archive

  • 11/01/2012 - 15:23

    The jury for the New Finnish Documentary Films Selection is working hard in November. They are choosing the selection from the films that the filmmakers have submitted.

  • 11/01/2012 - 14:38

    There's something new and something old at the DocPoint office. New people have started out in the autumn.

  • 09/05/2012 - 16:24

    Orwa Nyrabia disappeared on 23th August 2012 at the Damascus airport. He was on his way to Egypt but never boarded the plane. We are waiting for news about him and hoping the news are good.

  • 06/19/2012 - 09:48

    Ms. Ulla Bergström will be taking on the responsibilities of Executive Director in DocPoint –  Helsinki Documentary Film Festival on August 1st 2012.

    Before DocPoint Bergström (born 1970) has worked at Turku European Capital of Culture 2011 Programme team as a Production Coordinator. In movie industry Bergström has been working as an animation director, animator and character designer at Bergani Films Ltd, YLE and Per Holst AB. She has also lectured about media production and animation expression.

  • 05/16/2012 - 11:14

    DocPoint and the environmental organization Dodo present the celebrated Danish film series Cities on Speed as a part of the Minipolis action. The series consist of four films that present the current situation in four metropolises and explore the future from different points of view. The four directors depict the world's greatest cities through the lives of different people and various worldviews. Bogotá, Cairo, Mumbai and Shanghai are presented as unique; each living a life that is one of a kind.

    The WDC Pavilion is situated between the Design Museum and the Museum of Finnish Architecture (Ullanlinnankatu 2-4) and is open all summer. The entrance to the event is free.

    Screening schedule: