Festivals, Museums and Archives


List of Festivals that include interactive documentaries in their programmes (this list is updated regularly) :


Sheffield Doc/Fest

IDFA Amsterdam (DocLab)

Tribeca Film Festival

Open City Documentary Festival

FilmGate Interactive

Visa pour l’image RFI/France 24 (Perpignan, France) – AWARD

Film festival Bellaria (Italy) – Crossmedia programme

Doc Barcelona

DOK Leipzig

Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

NYFF (New York Film Festival – Convergence)

DocS.21 (Festival Documental de Narrativas Digitales)

BFI London Film (Cross-Media Forum)

Mozilla Festival

Festival de Cine Creative Commons Bogotá


Webdox (Docville, Leuven, Belgium)

Sundance Film Festival (New Frontier)

SXSW Interactive


Antenna International Documentary Festival Australia

Power To The Pixel (London, England)

Input Festival (Budapest, Hungary and Sydney, Australia)

Rio International Film Festival (Brazil)



Symposium and forum: i-Docs

Observatorio del documental interactivo: interDOC


Moma showed “CLOUDS”, an Interactive Documentary by James George and Jonathan Minard in 2017:


The Western Australian Museum  WAM produced the interactive Beneath the Waves in 2016: http://museum.wa.gov.au/btw/

Attempts of archiving interactive documentaries: Rhizome



For more information on this topic, please see:

Forthcoming: ‘Documentary and Interactivity team up for new contemporary collective (and individual) festival experiences’, in Aida Vallejo Vallejo (ed.), Documentary film festivals (London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, November 2019).