Doker has stemmed from the small cinema club. All the organizers of the Festival are active documentary filmmakers, so it is extremely important for them to be careful and respectful of documentaries and to popularize it as much as possible in Russia
Annually Doker receives more than 2,000 applications from around the world.
The participants are representatives of the cinematography of Asia, Africa, Europe, North and South America, Oceania
Doker is the only Documentary Film Festival in Russia where the professional jury evaluates separately the work of the director, the cinematographer, the sound director and the film editor