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Posted: September 28, 2023 - Updated: September 28, 2023

This year we bring you the 20th edition of the Verzió International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival! On 22–29 November, Verzió will present an exceptionally rich program, with more than 80 films and a fresh visual identity that aligns with this year's theme: Where are We Headed?

For twenty years, Verzió has presented human dignity and common social issues through international and Hungarian documentary films.

Posted: September 14, 2023 - Updated: September 15, 2023

The application deadline for the DocLab workshop and the Young Critics workshop has been extended until Monday, September 18, 2023. 


Posted: August 30, 2023 - Updated: September 27, 2023

20th Verzió invites you to be a student jury member at this year's festival.

The 20th Verzió International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival takes place between November 22-29, 2023, in Budapest & at Satellite locations and between November 30 and December 10 online.

Posted: August 04, 2023 - Updated: September 14, 2023



Apply for the Verzió DocLab international documentary workshop on story development and editing. 

Posted: June 20, 2023 - Updated: August 13, 2023

CEU Rooftop Cinema: watch documentary films on the rooftop

A Roma family history investigation; a glimpse into the life of a mysterious, almost forgotten Jewish community in India; the friendship of a Buddhist and a Muslim midwife in Myanmar; coming-of-age stories of teenagers and their struggles with education, love, community and identity in Budapest, San Francisco and Transnistria: you can watch six unique documentary films on the rooftop of the CEU this summer, between 22 June and 24 August. 

Posted: June 09, 2023 - Updated: June 09, 2023

Call for VR productions for the Vektor VR 2023 program taking place in the frame of the 20th Verzió

Posted: May 23, 2023 - Updated: May 23, 2023

Moving Image and War in Ukraine: an Anthology Fundraising for Ukrainian artists

An anthology of short films by visual artists based in Ukraine, shot after the start of the full-scale Russian military invasion on February 24, 2022.

Posted: May 10, 2023 - Updated: May 23, 2023

Ukraine: Overcoming the Darkness

Posted: May 03, 2023 - Updated: May 03, 2023


Job offer: Audience development manager

We are looking for the newest member of the Verzió Film Festival team who can contribute to the growth of the Festival's audience by identifying and addressing the different social groups targeted by the broad variety of the films presented in the festival program.

Posted: April 24, 2023 - Updated: August 21, 2023

Initiated by DOK.fest München in 2020, the new network Doc Around Europe (formerly: FestDocsEurope) brings together five relevant documentary film festivals throughout the continent. Together with partner festivals – FIPADOC, Dokfest München, DocsBarcelona and MakeDox – Verzió works on activities dedicated to emerging talents in documentary film.