Press Area

Press Area

Welcome to the press area of DOK Leipzig! The press department supports journalists in reporting on the festival.
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All year round we inform interested journalists about the latest news at DOK Leipzig. On this page you will find our press releases and information about press materials.


Press Conference

The DOK Leipzig press conference will take place on 21 September.

Date: Thursday, 21/9/2023
Time: 10 a.m. (CEST)
Location: Media Campus Villa Ida, Poetenweg 28, 04155 Leipzig

You can also follow the livestream of the press conference via vimeo. More information will be available here soon.

Press Mailing List

Please contact us and we will add you to our press mailing list:

presse [at] dok-leipzig [dot] de (Sign up to the press releases)title="Write an email to the press office"

Photos and Logos

Visit our press download area if you need photos of the festival or our logo.

Download photos and logos

Press Accreditation

Journalists who cover the festival as reporting press will be accredited to DOK Leipzig 2023 free of charge. Please provide as much detail as possible about your planned coverage. We reserve the right to request proof of the journalistic work and to possibly refuse a free accreditation in individual cases.

To request your press accreditation, log in to your myDOK account and fill out the following form:


Press accreditation


Once your accreditation formular has been submitted, we’ll process your accreditation. If your indications meet our criteria, you will receive your confirmation by e-mail.


With your press accreditation you gain access to:

DOK Leipzig Film Programme:

  • Free tickets for screenings of the entire festival selection
  • Online access to selected films of the festival programme, from 8 to 22 October 2023

DOK Industry Programme:

  • Access to insightful podcasts, attend live talks, project presentations, conferences, master classes, DOK Archive Market, DOK Exchange XR Conference, Get Togethers and more
  • Industry Guide: our comprehensive guide of industry professionals to help you network, fund and circulate your new films and projects in development
  • DOK Leipzig Festival Catalogue (Print edition and PDF download)


You do not plan any coverage?

In this case you can apply for regular accreditation for a fee. All information can be found here: Accreditation

Press Office

Nina Kühne 
Melanie Rohde

presse [at] dok-leipzig [dot] de
+49 (0)341 30864-1070

Press Archive

You can find previous press releases (2020–2022) in our press archive.

Go to the Press Archive

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