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November 15th, 2016 DCM | Conferences

Come Together! Docunexion Coproduction Breakfast

Activities and Events

Coproductions are increasingly appealing, and over the past few years many successful collaborations between Canada and the rest of the world have yielded remarkable films. This lively breakfast event will kick off the day in true colours, offering a selection of case studies of successful coproductions, while also showcasing producers from all over the world who have come to Montreal to seek possible coproduction partners.

Inti Cordera | DocsMX
Jean-Jacques Peretti | Sunny Side of the Doc
Sebastian Sorg | DOK.fest Munich

Voyelle Acker | Consultante nouvelles écritures et création digitale | France
Gustav Hofer | Hiq Productions | Italie
Ben Taylor | Glasgow Film Festival | Scotland
Frédéric ???????Dubois | Filmtank | Germany

Presented in collaboration with the Canada Media Fund , DocsMx, the Ministère des Relations internationales et de la Francophonie du Québec , the Consulat général du Mexique à Montréal, Sunny Side of the Doc, the Ministère des Affaires étrangères, du Développement international de la République française (Consulat général de France à Québec) through the Fonds franco-québécois pour la coopération décentralisée (FFQCD) and the Communauté d’agglomération de La Rochelle

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