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2019 Hot Docs Forum Project Selections

The Hot Docs Forum took place Tuesday, April 30 and Wednesday, May 1.

1001 NIGHTS APART
Production Companies: Filmpunkt GmbH (Germany); Louise Rosen Ltd. (USA); Century Films Ltd. (UK); Rabison Art Production (Iran)
Director: Sarvnaz Alambeigi

ALVIN AILEY
Production Companies: Insignia Films Inc. (USA); PBS American Masters (USA)
Director: Jamila Wignot

ANOTHER BRICK ON THE WALL
Production Companies: Pango Pictures Co., Ltd (China); Arrow Factory Production (China)
Director: Nan Zhang

THE BONES
Production Companies: Intuitive Pictures Inc. (Canada); Cabula6 (USA)
Director: Jeremy Xido

COLOUR OF THE WIND
Production Companies: Tortuga Films Inc. (Canada); Alias film und sprachtransfer GmbH (Germany); Mouka Filmi Oy (Finland)
Director: Claire Sanford

DISAPPEARING VILLAGE
Production Companies: Sweet Take Ltd. (UK); Twofour Group Ltd. (UK)
Director: Megumi Inman

HIDDEN LETTERS
Production Companies: Ten Thousand Images AS (Norway); Fish + Bear Pictures (China)
Directors: Violet Du Feng, Zhao Qing

INSTANT LIFE
Production Companies: Meteor Films (USA); Hecho A Mano Films LLC (USA)
Directors: Mark Becker, Aaron Schock

THE KUNG FU NUNS
Production Companies: Stray Dog productions AS (Norway); Stray Dog productions ApS (Denmark)
Director: Line Hatland

LIGHT DARKNESS LIGHT
Production Companies: The Documentary Group (USA); Transient Pictures LLC (USA)
Director: Landon Van Soest

MAYA
Production Company: Banyak Films Ltd. (UK)
Directors: Anson Hartford, Jamshid Mojaddadi

MIDWIVES
Production Companies: EyeSteelFilm Inc (Canada); AMA FILM GmbH (Germany); Snow Film (Myanmar)
Director: Hnin Ei Hlaing

MISSION SEX-ED
Production Companies: Tondowski Films GbR (Germany); BWP (Spain)
Director: Cosima Dannoritzer

MONGUEN (LIFE)
Production Companies: Lemuntu Producciones E.I.R.L. (Chile); NETLAB S.A. DE C.V. (Mexico)
Director: Antonio Caro Berezin

PLAN C FOR CIVILIZATION
Production Company: Mangrove Media, LLC (USA)
Directors: Ben Kalina, Jen Schneider

QUEEN OF THE DEUCE
Production Company: Exile Films Ltd. (Greece)
Director: Valerie Kontakos

SOCKS ON FIRE: UNCLE JOHN AND THE COPPER HEADED WATER RATTLERS
Production Company: Hitbird Productions LLC (USA)
Director: Bo McGuire

TRAFFICKING JAM
Production Company: Media Stockade Pty. Ltd. (Australia)
Director: Catherine Scott

TWICE COLONIZED
Production Companies: Ánorâk Film (Greenland); Ánorâk Film Denmark (Denmark); Unikkaat Studios (Canada)
Director: Lin Alluna

ZINDER
Production Companies: Les films du balibari (France); Tabous production (Niger); CORSO Film (Germany)
Director: Aicha Macky



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