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28 November 2018 Festival

A memorable 21st RIDM!

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3 April 2018RIDM+

RIDM + AVRIL | The Other Side Of Everything

The Other Side Of Everything by Mila Turajlic - 2017 IDFA Awards for Best Feature-Length Documentary.  Wednesday, April 25th 7 p. m. at Cinéma du Parc A locked door inside a Be...

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23 March 2018Forum RIDM

Talents to watch

TELEFILM CANADA TALENTS TO WATCH 2018 This program aims to support emerging filmmakers, accelerate their career development, and to allow them to develop an expertise in digital marketing and promoti...

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1 March 2018Festival


2018 Call for entries is closed Eligibility for 2018 submissions The RIDM’s program is focused on auteur documentaries. All formats and/or subjects are accepted. The RIDM accepts the follow...

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26 February 2018RIDM+


In March, RIDM have programmed a Quebec premiere: Derniers jours à Shibati de Hendrick Dusollier. Thursday, March 29th at 7 pm at Cinéma du Parc In the vast city of Chongqing...

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22 February 2018Forum RIDM

Producers, have you considered everything?

Each producer tries to think of everything to respect budgets and deadlines when they prepare their documentary. And it is particularly troublesome to have difficulties at the end a project. You will ...

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14 February 2018RIDM+

RIDM+ FEBRUARY | ABACUS, Small Enough To Jail

RIDM launch their monthly screenings cycle RIDM+ with ABACUS, Small Enough To Jail, the last film by Steve James. Thursday, February 22nd at 7 p. m. Abacus: Small Enough to Jail ...

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26 January 2018Festival

The RIDM on La Fabrique culturelle

The Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM) is proud to announce a new partnership with La Fabrique culturelle. On three occasions in 2018, short documentaries that premiered at the RIDM wi...

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7 December 2017Festival

Up-and-coming Filmmakers on the forefront!

La soirée de la relève ICI RDI is a festive event focused on short films by up-and-coming filmmakers. An award was presented to one of them by a jury of Radio Canada representa...

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4 December 2017

The RIDM celebrates a successful 20th

Higher attendance at the year’s biggest documentary festival  The 20th annual Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM) ended on November 19. This anniversary editi...

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4 December 2017

A look at Doc Circuit Montréal 2017!

Doc Circuit Montreal (DCM) took place from November 10 to 15 at the Cinémathèque québécoise. More than 450 industry professionals participated, with total event attend...

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4 December 2017

A look at RIDM 2017!

A look at the 20th edition!  The festival enjoyed exceptional attendance levels this year, with a 20% increase. There were 31 sold-out screenings (as compared to 18 in 2016) ...

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19 November 2017Festival

Award Winners of the 20th RIDM Edition

GRAND PRIZE FOR BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATUREThe grand prize for best international feature, presented by Bell Media, went to Room for a Man by Anthony Chidiac. “The film opens doors and windows to...

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