Doc'n Roll Film Festival returned for its 6th London edition on 1st - 17th November 2019 with 30 premiere films that covered genres including indie, rock, jazz, hip-hop, grime, synth-wave, krautrock, disco and drum'n bass. Screenings were usually followed by Q&As with directors & featured artists, and occasional after-parties ;)

This edition of our music doc fest was hosted at Barbican CinemasPicturehouse CentralCurzon SohoRio CinemaInstitute of Contemporary ArtsGenesis Cinema, Ritzy Brixton,  The Castle Cinema and House Of Vans.

During our 6th London edition we screened documentaries by 18 first-time directors.


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The fifth London edition of Doc'n Roll Film Festival ran from 1 to 18 November 2018 and presented up 28 films at a dozen venues. Doc'n Roll's 2017 edition was launched at Picturehouse Central with the world premiere of Richard Thompson: A Winding Road, and presented 27 premiere screenings over nine venues. The third London edition, which presented 17 documentaries at five venues in November 2016, opened at the BFI Southbank and began with two sold-out world premiere Q&A screenings of Alfred George Bailey's acclaimed Gregory Porter documentary, Don't Forget Your Music. 

The Doc'n Roll Jury Prize for Best Music Doc, inaugurated in 2016, has been awarded to the following films:
2016: Placebo: Alt-Russia
2017: Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked The World
2018: Rudeboy: The Story of Trojan Records