MTP Film Festival with AFI

How to Watch the Meet the Press Film Festival with AFI

The Meet the Press Film Festival in Collaboration with the American Film Institute featured 16 short political documentaries produced by filmmakers from across the country. The inaugural film festival was held in Washington, D.C. on November 13th. A showcase of the films was available for a limited time to watch online and on demand.

Want to watch the Meet the Press Film Festival with AFI but can’t make it to Washington, D.C.? Here’s how you can catch the short documentaries for yourself.


If you’re watching on a computer, you can watch the films on NBC News Digital until November 27th, 2017.

The most surprising border crossing? Ferryman at the Wall 10:19


Prefer to lean back and watch the films? The digital showcase is available on Apple TV, Roku and Fire TV. Just download the NBC News app and dive into the Meet the Press category within the app. Available until November 27th, 2017.

Could the opioid epidemic bankrupt the country? Chief Jan Rader speaks 8:51


If you’re a cable subscriber, you can find the digital showcase on most set-top boxes within the on-demand function. Just open the NBC News section. Available until November 27th, 2017.

Elder caregiving law comes into focus with Edith and Eddie 10:15

(Hint: You can also watch Meet the Press here every week!)

Comcast X1 subscribers can also find the festival within the Films and Movies section.

On Election Day 2016, voters paid homage to Susan B. Anthony 10:27