DOC principal mandate is to advocate on behalf of documentary creators for a sustainable, equitable, inclusive, fair and functional film industry.

DOC’s advocacy mandate is established by the Executive Director and DOC’s Advocacy Committee. As a member-driven organization, DOC aims to present a collective voice to institutions and industry partners. Please reach out if there is an advocacy piece you believe DOC needs to address, either by contacting your Chapter’s Board or by reaching out to DOC’s team directly.