The American Film Institute will hold its AFI DOCS 2015 Film Festival, a five day international documentary film festival, from June 17 to June 21. The festival takes place at landmark venues in the city and at the AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center, 8633 Colesville Road in Silver Spring, Maryland. With the presence of artists, audience members and political leaders, AFI DOCS shines a bright light on documentary film and harnesses the power of this important art form and its potential to inspire change. The 13th edition of the festival showcases 81 films representing 25 countries, including four world premieres, three U.S. premieres and four East Coast premieres.  For more information or to purchase tickets, visit