Fresh Docs is SDF’s monthly, free work-in-progress screening series, in partnership with Duke's Center for Documentary Studies.

Fresh Docs on Summer Hiatus

Fresh Docs will take June, July, and August off and return on September 30th with a great new season of works-in-progress that engage audience feedback to help project directors as they work toward completing their films. Keep an eye on this space for announcements about our 2016-2017 schedule!


Reel South is a public television showcase for documentaries about the American South, a co-production of SDF, UNC-TV, and SCETV.

Reel South: Season 2

The American South – its history, people, culture, and landscape are infused with a sense of heritage like no place else in the country – or the world. Introducing Reel South, a new anthology series that highlights the masterful, provocative Southern tradition of storytelling, exploring the alluring and complicated region and its diverse voices and points of view. Keep an eye on this space for announcements about the Season 2 line-up and schedule.