Christmas gifts for documentary fans

Thursday 15 December, 2016

The DocHouse team pick 10 last minute Christmas gifts for the documentary lover in your life, whatever your budget.

DocAlliance Subscription 

Gain access to more than 1500 films handpicked for the DocAlliance catalogue, including new films from leading European festivals, premiere formats, rare archive footage as well as film profiles of globally acclaimed directors.

COST: €3.99 monthly / €35 yearly 

Louis Theroux Christmas Notebook

Why not?...

COST: £8

Addiction to Non Fiction Tote Bag 

Hand printed cotton tote bags with orange or blue 'I've Got an Addiction to Non-Fiction' text. 

COST: £10 (+ shipping)  

Joshua Oppenheimer Early Works DVD 

The complete collection of Joshua Oppenheimer's early works. 12 films made by the multi-award winning director between 1995 - 2003. 

COST: £12.99

True/False Hip Flask  

6oz stainless steel hip flask with handmade leather sleeve featuring the True False Film Fest compass rose.

COST: $28

Imagining Reality: The Faber Book Of The Documentary by Kevin Macdonald & Mark Cousins

Tracing the development of the Documentary from the first film shot by Louis Lumiere in 1895 to Nick Broomfield's Tracking Down Maggie and the commercial success of Steve James's three-hour saga, Hoop Dreams.

COST: £11.99

Escape to Reality Baby Onesie 

A soft organic cotton onesie for the littlest doc-lover in your life. Available from the Hot Docs shop in two sizes (3-6 months and 6-12 months).

COST: $21

Sheffield Doc/Fest Flash Pass 2017

One full registration giving full access to Sheffield Doc/Fest 2017: 9-14 June. The Full Festival pass includes full access to the Film programme, Alternate Realities programme, Talks & Sessions, the Marketplace, the MarketPlayer and all social events and parties. This discounted rate is available until 20th December 2016.

COST: £199.00 + (20.0%)VAT = £238.80

Open City Docs Documentary Storytelling Course

Evening course for documentary practitioners who are either preparing, shooting or editing their documentary, scholars who want to analyse or write about documentaries, and people who are simply passionate about non-fiction films. January start.

COST: £150 / £140 for students / £130 for UCL students

Werner Herzog Mini Skirt

The pièce de résistance. Go on...

COST: £22

 

Happy Christmas everyone!