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November 19th, 2019 Panels + Workshops

Rough Cut Lab

The ever-popular Rough Cut Lab returns in the form of an advanced workshop in which a filmmaker and a producer are paired with a panel of internationally renowned experts. The project will be screened in its entirety for the crew, panelists and the Forum RIDM audience. Taking place at a crucial phase in the life of a project, the discussion will focus on issues around creative editing, festival strategy and marketing. The panel will include festival programmers, distributors, exhibitors and editors.

Sarah Baril Gaudet, director
Audrey Fallu, producer
Justine Gauthier, editor

Original French version, with English subtitles.
Open to Forum pass-holders and Forum RIDM à la carte Day 2 ticket-holders.

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