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28 November 2018 Festival

A memorable 21st RIDM!

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6 December 2016Festival

Sold-Out Screenings and Packed Events at the 19th ...

Réalisation de Jonathan Brisebois Musique de PAUL JACOBS    The 19th annual Montreal International Documentary Festival ended on November 20, and many of its screenings and a...

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20 November 2016Festival

Award Winners of the 19th RIDM Edition

GRAND PRIZE FOR BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE “To a film that displays an astonishing range in its personal social depiction of working class China, all while adhering to rigorous formal constrain...

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19 November 2016

Sunday, Last Day of Screenings at the RIDM.

Image: The Dreamed Ones The RIDM awaits you in cinema theaters with hard-hitting documentaries from here and abroad. It's the last festival weekend, don't miss this (maybe unique) chance to watch th...

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18 November 2016


We're thrilled to announce the addition screening of Gulîstan, terre de roses by Zaynê Akyol.  SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19 - 7PM CINÉMATHÈQUE QUÉB...

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1 January 1970

Tribute to Leonard Cohen

The RIDM will pay tribute to Leonard Cohen by proposing you the special screening of Ladies and gentlemen... Leonard Cohen. The event will take place on Friday November 18, 7pm at the Headquarters (34...

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17 November 2016Festival


After a process of reflection, after listening, discussing and consulting with many people, including Inuit and members of First Nations, the RIDM recognizes that it was wrong to present the film of t...

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17 November 2016

See RIDM’s Second Week Amazing Programming!

The RIDM’s 19th edition starts its second week with a wide selection of screenings with special guests in attendance. The Animating Reality retrospective will also be a highlight of the days to ...

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16 November 2016

PLEASE NOTE: Schedule Changes on November 16

CHANGES IN THE SCHEDULE TODAY !!!!!!On Wednesday November 16, Brothers and The Human Surge WILL NOT be screened. They will be presented on Sunday November 20 instead.Info on BrothersInfo on The Human ...

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13 November 2016

Local Filmmakers On the Forefront!

Congratulations to La soirée de la relève ICI RDI filmmakers! This festive event focuses on short films by up-and-coming local filmmakers. Awards have been given by a jury made of Radio...

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12 November 2016Festival

Free Activities and Films to Watch Today!

On Saturday November 12, the RIDM invites you to FREE activites and amazing films!    MASTER CLASS WITH PIERRE-YVES VANDEWEERD 2PM at Cinémathèque québécoise ...

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9 November 2016Festival

Do You Have Your 5-Ticket Booklet or Pass? The Fes...

The RIDM 19th edition begins today with 128 films from 35 countries and more than 100 guests, it is a key event for everyone who appreciates the art of the documentary.   If...

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7 November 2016Festival

The Beat Dox Sessions Are Back at the RIDM

The Montreal International Documentary Festival is delighted to announce the Beat Dox Sessions return during this year’s festival, from November 10 to 20. In parallel with the Beat Dox section o...

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