Panasonic helps bring the world's best documentaries to the screen17th February 2011     By: Panasonic Media

The Documentary Edge Festival is Australasia's premiere international documentary film festival, held in Auckland and Wellington between February 16 and March 28.

The Festival showcases the very best in documentary films from New Zealand and around the world and includes the following categories: NZ Competition, International Competition, Best of Fest, World Cinema, Heroes & Icons, Culture Vulture, Country Focus and Spotlight.

Documentary Edge Festival 2011

Auckland Feb 16-Mar 28

* Event Cinemas Newmarket, Academy Cinemas, and Victoria Picture Palace (Devonport).

Wellington Mar 10-27

* Reading Cinemas Courtenay and City Gallery Wellington

For session times and tickets see

The Festival also features a Documentary Forum for the local industry. The event, held at Auckland University of Technology between 25-27 February, includes seminars, panels, master-classes, and a pitching forum. The Forum is a great place to learn and network with local and international professionals from the industry.

For more on the Documentary Forum see

Panasonic is a proud supporter of this year's festival, which uses Panasonic High Definition Projectors for all film screenings.

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