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November 22nd, 2022 Discussions

Discussion: International Funding Sources

A discussion around strategies when applying for international grants and funding. How to identify the right partners to fund your documentary project, and how to approach them? This panel will provide an in-depth overview of the current international documentary funding landscape and the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

Bob Moore

Zeynep Güzel
Head of Doc Station, Berlinale Talents

Jia Zhao
Producer MUYI FILM

Maria Santos
Funds Program Officer, International Documentary Asociation (IDA)

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Roundtable: Educational Cultural Outreach Through Documentary

An activity which aims to encourage and promote a better understanding of the existing dialogue between the realm of education and the documentary...

Roundtable – State of the Industry and Reflections on Future of Documentary Film

An activity organized in collaboration with the Association des réalisateurs et réalisatrices du Québec (ARRQ). This roundtable, which will be rich...

Masterclass: Creative Audio Documentary

Jenny Cartwright and David Cherniak, documentary filmmakers and audio artists, explore the production of creative sound documentaries in Quebec. In...

Working with the United States: User guide

Making a project in collaboration with another country is always a challenge, and even more so when there are no co-production agreements in place....

The DOC Hour: Alternative Distribution

Within an environment explored in many aspects and the VOD revolution, filmmakers must find new audiences and new ways to distribute their works,...

Opening Breakfast

Doors open at 8:30 amNora Philippe is a producer, director, author and curator specializing in documentary, social, political, cultural and artistic...

The future of independent XR documentary distribution

This session follows the publication of the study “Crafting a market for independent XR” undertaken by Quebec/Canada XR with the support of the...

When Festivals Get Together

Programmers and directors of international festivals who share the spirit and the artistic line of RIDM talk about the importance of festivals and...

Fragile Material

A conversation between Jacquelyn Mills and Leandro Listorti, directors of Geographies of Solitude and Herbaria – two fascinating films from the 2022...

XR Networking Breakfast

Morning networking event as part of the Quebec/Canada XR initiative, bringing together MUTEK, Xn Quebec, PHI, the Festival du nouveau cinéma (FNC)...


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