Public Programs

Screenings

Scroll down to see upcoming screenings. One of the most rewarding aspects of documentary filmmaking is seeing your work on a big screen and having... Learn More

Submit Your Film for a Work-in-Progress Screening or Roundtable

The submission button for Rough Cut Screenings and Documentary Roundtables is at the bottom of this page. Please read these guidelines prior to su... Learn More

Community Stories Festival

A short documentary video produced by 2016 Docs In Progress' Intro to Documentary Production students Katharina von Muenster, Oscar Matatquin, Dan... A short documentary about Kefa Cafe, a small family business in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland.  Features interviews with co-owners Lena and Abe... A short documentary video produced by 2015 Docs In Progress' Intro to Historical Documentary Production students Gary Goodwin and Arianna Drumond.... Learn More

Docs in the City Screenings

This new film screening series from Docs In Progress pairs seasoned and emerging documentary filmmakers whose films share a genre or theme. Each p... Learn More

Documentary Roundtable

Submit Your Trailer for Feedback at a Roundtable    Each month, Docs In Progress and Women in Film and Video-DC co-host the Documentary Roundta... Learn More

Work-in-Progress Alumni

These are the films which have benefitted from feedback through Docs In Progress programs at different stages of their development.   Docs In Prog... Learn More