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Hot Docs Forum

Submissions Now Open
Deadline: January 12, 2015
Pass Level Required: All-Access Pass
Regarded as the most effective international documentary market in North America, the Hot Docs Forum is a dynamic pitching event that stimulates international co-production financing for projects at various levels of completion.


Distribution Rendezvous

Pass Level Required: Conference and Networking Pass, All-Access Pass
Finished and rough cut films can solidify their future in these pre-arranged one-on-one meetings with distributors, sales agents and festival programmers. Continue the conversation during an exclusive mingle for participating delegates and decision makers.


Hot Docs Deal Maker

Submissions Open: January 29, 2015
Deadline: March 4, 2015
Pass Level Required: All-Access Pass
Coming to Hot Docs with a project in development or production? Apply for this pitch-meeting program for works-in-progress and put your project in front of leading international decision makers. The Hot Docs selection committee will choose the most original projects submitted to receive valuable one-on-one meetings with commissioning editors and other film financers, as well as online profile and promotion.


Hot Docs Close Up With… Sessions

Pass Level Required: All-Access Pass
Commissioners and key funders reveal their programming strategies, commissioning structures and what they really want from producers in these intimate, round table presentations and discussions.


Hot Docs Forum and Market Presenting Partner

Deadlines & Reminders

The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema
Dowling Pictures
Cineflix
Documentary Organization of Canada
Nahmias Law
MIJO
Getty Images

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