Press Pass

Members of the press are invited to free screenings of the festival films. A total of five press tickets will be available for each film screening. If you wish to claim a press pass, please let us know in advance of (minimum 2 days before) the screening by sending us an email with ACCREDITATION in the subject line, and the following in the body:

-      name of your medium
-      number of planned releases
-      title of the film(s)




Dok-Szak-MA panel discussions

A three-part panel discussion series with local and international professionals will be held at October Hall, November 7-8-9, covering the hottest topics in documentary filming.

For more about the program check out the Facebook event page.

All events are free and public, but registration is required as there are a limited number of seats available.


Film as Actor – Masterclass by Bill Morrison

Bill Morrison, an award-winning, American film director, is giving a masterclass at CEU, Nádor Street 15, room 103.
More about the program Facebook event page.
The Masterclass is free, but registration is required.
To register, send an email to:


Guests meet guests

Verzió encourages filmmakers, producers, distributors and those involved in documentary film in their work or studies, to visit the Empathy Café November 7–9, for informal meetings with others connected to the documentary scene.

Find out more about the program.

Guests meet guests sessions are free, but registration is required.
For professional accreditation, please send an email to:


For all other festival programs, general terms of entry apply. More information here.