DocFest

Sheffield DocfestDocFest is an exciting week long international festival of documentary films, and Upper Chapel is delighted to be used as a venue for some of the screenings during the festival. Offering a wealth of inspirational documentary films from across the globe, DocFest attracts people from all over the world.

The festival takes place annually in Sheffield, and brings the international documentary family together to celebrate the art and business of documentary. As well as being a film festival, DocFest also includes an industry sessions programme and marketplace, offering pitching opportunities, discussion panels and in-depth filmmaker master classes.

Sheffield DocFest also offers opportunities for experienced, debut and student filmmakers. It gives new filmmakers the opportunity to learn more about the industry and how to get involved. The Marketplace, including MeetMarket, allows filmmakers the opportunity to pitch projects to commissioning editors, distributors, broadcasters, funders and other executives from the UK, Europe and the world.

Upcoming Events

  • Upper Chapel Strollers: Sat 7th December Christmas Meal, Whitley Hall Hotel, Grenoside More events
  • Services: Sun 8th December 11am & 6.30pm 'Blue Christmas' More events
  • Lunchtime Opening: Weds 11th December 11.30am-1pm More events
  • Music Together: Weds 11th December 7pm for 7.15pm 'Christmas Party/A Nightmare Before Christmas' More events
  • Lunchtime Silent Meditation: Fri 13th December 12noon for 12.10pm prompt (30 mins) More events
  • Coffee and Cake Day: Sat 14th December 11am - 3pm 'Cakes, Tea, Coffee and a little music' [In aid of Rinchen Zangpo Society for Spiti Development] More events
  • Service: Sun 15th December 6pm ONLY Brass and Carols with Stannington Brass Band' More events
  • Lunchtime Opening: Weds 18th December 11.30am-1pm More events
  • Carol Singing on Courtyard: Thurs 19th December 4pm for 4.30pm [Collecting in aid of HARC] More events
  • Service: Sun 22nd December 11am ONLY 'The Anatomy of a Snowflake' More events
  • Christmas Day Service: Weds 25th December 11am ONLY More events