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2020 Hot Docs Deal Maker Projects

The 2020 Deal Maker projects represented 18 different countries.

1947 - WHERE NOW BEGINS
Production Company: Picky Pictures AB (Sweden)
Director: Staffan Julén

ADA
Production Companies: SALTY Features (USA), Medalia Productions (Israel)
Director: Yael Melamede

AMERICA SELLS ITSELF
Production Company: Kartemquin Films (USA)
Director: Jason Osder

ANNE SEXTON - TELL ME YOUR ANSWER TRUE
Production Company: Bildersturm Filmproduktion GmbH (Germany)
Director: Freya Hattenberger

APOLONIA, APOLONIA
Production Companies: Danish Documentary Production (Denmark), Staron Film (Poland)
Director: Lea Glob

BAND
Production Company: Compass Films (Iceland)
Director: Alfrun Ornolfsdottir

THE CHILDREN IN THE PICTURES
Production Company: DNX Media (Australia)
Director: Geoffrey Smith

THE CYBER-EVERYTHING (working title)
Production Company: Megafun (Canada)
Director: Shimon Dotan

DARK RED FOREST
Production Company: Jin Huaqing Studio (China)
Director: Huaqing Jin

DRAW FOR CHANGE!
Production Company: Clin d’oeil films (Belgium)
Director: Vincent Coen

DREAMER
Production Company: Free Art (Azerbaijan)
Director: Imam Hasanow

FRUITS OF LABOUR
Production Company: Reversa Films (USA)
Director: Emily Cohen Ibañez

THE HYDRO ELECTRIC JOY
Production Company: Lendok / SPBDFS (Russia)
Director: Alexander Markov

KONGO IS BURNING
Production Company: Digital Media Production (Congo - DRC)
Director: Arnold Aganze

LAND OF WOMEN
Production Companies: Felucca Films (Egypt), SaNoSi Films (France), Magma Film (Denmark)
Director: Nada Riyadh

LAST LINE OF DEFENCE
Production Company: Stories First Productions Ltd (Canada)
Director: Michael Bourquin

THE LAST TRIBE IN CHINA
Production Company: Anwesenheit Media (China)
Director: Liu Chunyu

THE LIFE AND TIMES OF OMAR SHARIF
Production Companies: Fedra AB (Sweden), Fig Leaf Studios (Egypt), Corniche Pictures (UK)
Directors: Mark Lotfy, Axel Petersen

LOST AND FOUND
Production Company: Beijing AXQ culture media Co., Ltd (China)
Director: Xiaowen Wu

THE MAYOR, ME, MUSSOLINI AND THE MUSEUM
Production Company: Road Television (Italy)
Director: Piergiorgio Curzi

MERIL
Production Companies: HER Film (Sweden), Les Films du Bilboquet (France)
Director: Victoria Verseau

NEUROTRIBES
Production Company: Hakawati (UK)
Director: Steven Eastwood

PLEISTOCENE PARK
Production Company: Luke Griswold-Tergis (USA)
Director: Luke Griswold-Tergis

THE PYUNIVERSE - THE WORLD OF ALBERT PYUN
Production Company: Alternative Ending Films (USA)
Director: Lisa D’Apolito

RAZING LIBERTY SQUARE
Production Company: RLS Film, LLC (USA)
Director: Katja Esson

ROJEK
Production Company: Metafilms Inc. (Canada)
Director: Zaynê Akyol

SKIDMORE
Production Company: Standard Pictures Corp (USA)
Director: Keven McAlester

Untitled
Director: Kate Stonehill

Untitled Nicky Nodjoumi Project
Production Company: Partner Pictures LLC (USA)
Directors: Sara Nodjoumi, Till Schauder

Untitled: Toronto Smart City Film
Production Company: Compy Films (Canada)
Director: Javier Lovera

THE URBAN WHALE
Production Company: HitPlay Productions Inc. (Canada)
Director: Nadine Pequeneza

WITHOUT ARROWS (Waŋhíŋkpe Waníč)
Production Company: Without Arrows LLC (USA)
Director: Jonathan Olshefski

THE YOUNG AMERICAN
Production Company: telekult Film und Medienproduktion GmbH (Germany)
Director: André Hoermann



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