The Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival

Posted Wednesday 14 Nov 2018

The Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival will run April 25-May 5, 2019 in the heart of Toronto! Here are a few important dates for you to diarise:

Hot Docs Festival Film Submissions
Deadline: 5 December, 2018
Late submissions accepted to 7 January, 2019, but higher fees will apply.

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Hot Docs Forum Submissions
Regarded as the most effective international documentary market in North America, this dynamic pitching event stimulates international co-production financing for projects at various levels of completion.
Deadline is 7 January, 2019

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Hot Docs Industry Registration
Whether you're an emerging filmmaker or an established decision-maker, @hotdocs' Industry Conference has exceptional professional development, networking and business opportunities.
Advance deadline: 4 January, 2019
Early deadline: 28 February, 2019
Final deadline: 19 April, 2019

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Wellington: Directing Actors Workshop with Ian Hughes

Posted Wednesday 14 Nov 2018

DEGNZ is now accepting applications for a one-day Directing Actors Workshop in Wellington with highly experienced actor and director Ian Hughes. The class will explore a range of principles, tools and techniques that address issues that arise in casting, rehearsal and shooting. Ian will help directors increase their confidence and creativity when working with actors. The workshop has ten places and is aimed at emerging directors with some directing experience. Prospective participants may be developing projects for Fresh Shorts, Premiere Pathways, or with features in funded development. A travel allowance may be available to some DEGNZ members travelling from outside of the Wellington Region. The deadline to apply is 3pm tomorrow! (Thursday 22 November, 2018).

When: 9:30am - 5:30pmSaturday 1 December

TBC, Wellington

DEGNZ members are free, $100 for non-members.