NONFY Documentaries

The label NONFY Documentaries (short: NONFY) was founded in 2018 by UCM.ONE. The name contains the words “no” and “fiction“, as documentary films, especially in the English-speaking world, are also called “non-fiction movies” as distinct from feature films (“fiction movies“). The term documentary was first used in 1926 by John Gierson.

John Gierson defined this then new genre as “the creative treatment of reality“. What did he mean by that? In principle, a documentary always gives the viewer the expectation of being authentic and merely showing facts. A documentary film can never be a mere depiction of reality, since every documentary film is made through the eyes of the producers, the camera work and choice of filmed materials and the editing of the film.

Therefore, the creators of a documentary film label have the special task of selecting not only qualitative aspects but also documentary films that address relevant topics, are interesting, stimulate thoughtful thinking or get to the bottom of the challenges of our time. Exciting…..

Documentaries

The following documentary films were previously published on the film label NONFY Documentaries:

More information about the documentaries listed above (synopsis, backgrounds, trailers, participants & actors, awards) you can get by clicking on the poster of the documentary you want to get more information about.

Trailer

Trailer "Der innere Kreis"

Trailer "The last Giants"

Trailer "Los Reyes"

News

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“The Hidden City” (NONFY Documentaries) can now be seen on Amazon Prime Video

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Theatrical release “Small Planets” with premiere at the Zeiss-Großplanetarium Berlin

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“Small Planets” celebrates its German premiere on January 09, 2020

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“The Hidden City” (NONFY Documentaries) available now from UCM.ONE

The award-winning documentary “The Hidden City” by director Víctor Moreno is now available in Germany, Luxembourg and Switzerland in the theatrical distribution of the UCM.ONE. The documentary “The Hidden City” (Original title in Spanish: “La ciudad oculta”), which appears on the film label NONFY Documentaries, deals with the world under our feet. For this he…

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