#EncountersDoc

Screening Schedule

24/7 after a Launch Date

The following films will be available from their launch dates. Following the live Q&As with the Directors, the films will then be available for the rest of the Festival:

By All Means Necessary, Days of Cannibalism, Good Hope, Help or Hindrance, Listen to My Song, Mother to Mother, A New Country, I’m Still in Love with Kwaito.

Daily Special Release

Everyday, particular films will be launched either at 9am for a 24 hour period or be available for 24 hours from a specified time.

These will only be available to stream for 24 hours, and then they are gone!

Thu 20 August

Influence Opening Night

Invite Only

6pm 3 hours only

Fri 21 August

SA/African (400 tickets per film)

The Art of Being Human, Beyond My Steps, Blindside, A Feast in Time of Plague, From Underground to the Corridors of Power, How to Steal a Country, Hutchinson: SHUNTED, Mrs F, The Red Place, Rumba in the Jungle, Sakawa, SanDance!, Tin Soldiers, Women Hold Up the Sky, Waking Stellenbosch.

from 9am available 24/7

These films are available for the duration of the Festival, 24 hours a day, from 21 August to 30 August – watch them at your leisure.

DOCi, Student & International Shorts (400 tickets per film)

from 9am available 24/7 DOCi

These films are available for the duration of the Festival, 24 hours a day, from 21 August to 30 August – watch them at your leisure.

SA/African Available After Live Q&A (400 tickets per film)

By All Means Necessary, Days of Cannibalism, Good Hope, Help or Hindrance, Listen to My Song, Mother to Mother, A New Country, I’m Still in Love with Kwaito.

from 9am available 24/7 after launch and live Q&As.

These films are available for the duration of the Festival, 24 hours a day, AFTER their launch date – watch them at your leisure.

Daily Special Release (limited screening, 1 day only!)

Gaza

(400 tickets)

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Banksy Most Wanted

(500 tickets)

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Softie

(500 tickets)

+ live Q&A @ 9.50pm

from 8pm for a limited 24h only

Sat 22 August

Daily Special Release (limited screenings!)

Il Mio Corpo

(500 tickets)

Swiss Focus

from 9am for a limited 24h only

By All Means Necessary

(400 tickets)

+ live Q&A @ 3.35pm

from 2pm available 24/7 after Q&A

Bellingcat

(500 tickets)

+ PANEL Discussion @ 7.35pm

from 6pm for a limited 24h only

Finding Sally

(300 tickets)

+ live Q&A @ 9.50pm

from 8.30pm for a limited 24h only

Sun 23 August

Daily Special Release (limited screenings!)

Kombinat

(500 tickets)

Swiss Focus

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Displaced

(500 tickets)

Dok.Fest

from 9am for a limited 24h only

For Sama

(500 tickets)

+ live Q&A @ 5.35pm

from 4pm for a limited 24h only

Toni Morrison

(400 tickets)

 

from 6pm for a limited 24h only

Mon 24 August

Daily Special Release (limited screenings!)

Cunningham

(500 tickets)

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Madame

(500 tickets)

Swiss Focus

from 9am for a limited time until 2pm Tues 25th

Watch this in readiness for the Swiss Engagement Industry Event

The Letter

(400 tickets)

+ live Q&A @ 7.30pm

from 6pm for a limited 24h only.

Watch this in readiness for the Industry Engagement Industry Event

Tues 25 August

Daily Special Release (limited screenings!)

King of the Cruise

(500 tickets)

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Varda by Agnès

(500 tickets)

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Bellingcat

(500 tickets)

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Listen to my Song

(400 tickets)

+ live Q&A @ 7.25pm

from 6pm, available 24/7 after Q&A

Wed 26 August

Daily Special Release (limited screenings!)

Lamentations of Judas

(500 tickets)

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Toni Morrison

(400 tickets)

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Madame

(500 tickets)

Swiss Focus

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Mother to Mother

(400 tickets)

+ Panel Discussion @ 6.55pm

from 6pm, available 24/7 after PANEL

I’m Still in Love with Kwaito

(400 tickets)

+ live Q&A @ 8.45pm

from 8pm, available 24/7 after Q&A

Thu 27 August

Daily Special Release (limited screenings!)

The Kingmaker

(500 tickets)

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Varda by Agnès

(500 tickets)

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Help or Hindrance

(500 tickets)

+ live Q&A @ 7pm

from 6pm for a limited 24h only

Gaza

(400 tickets)

+ live Q&A (TBC) @ 8pm

from 8pm for a limited 24h only

Fri 28 August

Daily Special Release (limited screenings!)

Il Mio Corpo

(500 tickets)

Swiss Focus

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Banksy Most Wanted

(500 tickets)

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Influence

(500 tickets)

+ Prerecorded Q&A

from 6pm for a limited 24h only

Days of Cannibalism

(500 tickets)

+ live Q&A @ 9.25pm

from 8pm, available 24/7 after Q&A

Sat 29 August

Daily Special Release (limited screenings!)

Good Hope

screens with A New Country

Panel Discussion @ 7pm

from 4pm, available 24/7 after PANEL

A New Country

screens with Good Hope

Panel Discussion @ 7pm

from 6pm, available 24/7 after PANEL

Panel Discussion: The Future of SA – two views

Advocate

(500 tickets)

+ Q&A @ 9.55pm

from 8pm for a limited 24h only

Sun 30 August

Daily Special Release (limited screenings!)

Kombinat

(500 tickets)

Swiss Focus

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Displaced

(500 tickets)

Dok.Fest

from 9am for a limited 24h only

Advocate

(500 tickets)

from 8pm for a limited 24h only

DFA Covid-19 Shorts

(400 tickets)

+ live Q&A TBC

from 6pm for a limited 24h only

Influence

Special fundraising screening: R100+ 

from 9am for a limited 24h only. See our Press Release for details.

Best of Fest

TBC

Closing Ceremony

Ladima Award

Details TBC

2020 (22nd) Encounters SA International Film Festival