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Pass the Remote: Six brilliant DocFest features, five by Bay Area documentary makers

What distinguishes DocFest from the pack of other film fests is its firm commitment to showcase regional filmmakers while spotlighting other outstanding nonfiction fare. This year’s lineup reflects that and also presents viewers with two ways for checking out the goodies. Not only will the entire slate be made available to stream during its run, but there will also be 36 in-person screenings at San Francisco’s venerable Roxie Theater.