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Docutime Film Festival 2017 at UNCW

Once again, a dedicated community of documentary-lovers can experience sophisticated and inspiring entertainment from around the world. Saturday, February 4th marks Wilmington’s 14th annual DocuTime one-day documentary film festival. DocuTime has established a solid reputation for bringing acclaimed documentaries to the big screen in Wilmington.

DocuTime takes place at UNCW’s King Hall Auditorium from 9:30am– 5:00pm on Saturday, February 4Individual tickets are $7 general admission per film/block or $22 for an all day pass; senior tickets are $5 general admission per film or $17 for an all day pass (plus NC sales tax). Student tickets are free. Advance tickets will be available at Sharky’s Box Office (located at UNCW’s Fisher Student Center, 910.962.4045) or online at etix.com and are available until the day of the festival.

9:30am-11:15am Sun Dancer &Life, Animated

11:30am-1:00pm Sonita

1:30pm-3:00pm Documentary Shorts: Mile 19https://vimeo.com/160010994" target="_blank">Barbarian PressThe Great TheatreThe Art of Flying

3:15pm-4:45pm Song of Lahore

There is absolutely something for everyone in the festival. DocuTime brings documentaries to the community to offer diverse perspectives and meaningful life stories that educate and entertain audiences.  

The event originated in Los Angeles as an International Documentary Association (IDA) sponsored event. One of the founders of IDA, Paula Lee Haller, relocated to Wilmington. It was her dream to expand IDA events to other venues. After successfully launching the inaugural DocuFest-Wilmington in 2003, the festival is now celebrating its fourteenth year. Ms. Haller says, “These exciting films are memoirs, confessions, and reconciliations, reflecting all the ways we tell stories through radio, film, and music.”  We are very proud to be part of the vibrant film community in Wilmington and appreciate your support.