The International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City, from its inception in the year 2006, is an annual event dedicated to promote and divulge contemporary documentary cinema, to accompany the creation of new filmmakers and documentary makers and to promote the creation and development of documentary projects in Mexico and Latin America. Among the activities and components of DocsDF, stand out: *The programming in five competitive sectionsand other thematic sections of more than 100 documentaries, selected among the over 1,000 received from the entries. *The making of DocsForum: a space focused on the professionalization and training of filmmakers and producers. *DocsDF Challenge, which has become one of the largest producers of short documentary films in the country. *Doctober: an exhibition network made up of hundreds of alternative spaces located in Mexico and Latin America. *DocsDF Video Library with more than eight thousand documentaries.