Want to watch several films in the cinema?
Consider a DocLover ticket package!

This year’s DocLover allows you to redeem up to two tickets per event, so why not share it with a friend or partner?

If you are looking to watch films from home, please visit Sheffield DocFest Selects to purchase an Online DocLover.

DocLover - £65 (£55 concession) 

The DocLover offer includes 10 single tickets to film screenings and talks as part of DocFest 2021.

DocLover  6 - £39 (£33 concession) 

The DocLover offer includes 6 single tickets to film screenings and talks as part of DocFest 2021.

Industry DocLover - £75 (£65 concession)

For filmmakers, artists, freelancers and members of the film, digital art and related communities, we are pleased to offer our Industry DocLover ticket package.

The Industry DocLover includes access to:

  • 10 single tickets to film screenings or talks taking place in Sheffield, subject to availability
  • A printed copy of the Festival Catalogue
  • Digital versions of the Festival Catalogue and Industry Catalogue
  • Access to our online list of accredited Industry Passholders and Industry Representatives and inclusion on the Passholder list
  • Discounted tickets if you wish to attend more than 10 events

Industry DocLover ticket packages do not include access to our online Industry programme including online films, marketplace, pitches and panels. They are designed for industry professionals who want to attend only the physical events at the festival. For more about our Online Industry Pass, which includes discounted access to in Sheffield events, please click here

How to Use Your DocLover

Once you have purchased your DocLover, you can start booking your tickets by returning to the site and choosing your films.

When booking your tickets with your DocLover, you will receive eTickets in your booking confirmation email. Please bring these with you to the door on the day of the event.

Additional Information

DocLover ticket packages are limited due to reduced capacities in cinemas in line with UK government COVID-19 guidelines. Book now to avoid disappointment.

Concessions are available to seniors over 65, claimants, students and those under 26. You will be asked for proof of concession at the door.

The Arts Programme Exhibitions are free and open to all. For in-person exhibitions, advanced booking is strongly advised. These bookings do not count towards your 10 single tickets.

Any in-person screenings, exhibitions and talks in Sheffield are subject to change in line with the UK government’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidelines, which are continually being reviewed.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the festival will not be hosting any physical social events this year.

To sign up for our enews and keep up to date with the programme, click here 


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