DocNow 2017 is one of Canada’s most exciting interdisciplinary documentary festivals created by the next generation of artists and activists. Now in its ninth year, DocNow features innovative work from the 21 graduates of Ryerson University’s Master of Fine Arts in Documentary Media. This multi-arts, multi-media festival showcases a diverse group of international storytellers through film, photography, and installation.
DocNow 2017 runs throughout June and includes films and gallery exhibitions.
All screenings and exhibitions are free and open to the public.
The DOC NOW Festival celebrates the work of established and
emerging documentary practitioners from Ryerson University's
Master of Fine Arts program in Documentary Media. Established in 2007,
Ryerson's Documentary Media program is the only MFA degree program
in Canada dedicated to developing tomorrow's documentary filmmakers
and visual artists. The program contributes to Canada's world-renowned
reputation for excellence in documentary by nurturing new talent and
fostering innovative critical approaches.