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The Co-Production Dilemma: Getting Your Head in the Game

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This monthly series will illuminate some of the mysteries associated with co-production. This is not a step-by step guide, as each co-production relationship is unique and dependent on numerous variables. Though there are often


The Art of Radio Documentary at Hot Docs

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This week at #HotDocsJots we chat with independent producer and fellow lover of all things radio Veronica Simmonds. Veronica is the creator and host of a weird and wonderful program called Bradio—radio storytelling with a beauty


An Industry First Timer: Rebecca Goes to IDFA

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Even though it was my first time attending IDFA, something about it felt like home. Of course Amsterdam is unlike Toronto in many ways. I wish we had peaceful canals surrounded by elegant Dutch architecture, and more Dutch pastries, please. But


New Canadian Platforms 2016: VICELAND

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In the coming weeks VICE is set to launch VICELAND, a 24-hour Canadian channel and $100-million joint venture between Rogers and VICE Media. VICE is also currently in the process of launching a state-of-the-art multimedia production studio


Mainstreaming the Margins: Shane Smith's Notes from CPH:DOX

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Copenhagen has got it together.

From the cheap and easy train ride from the airport to the city centre, to the city-wide bike lanes and rental bikes equipped with iPads for easy access and route mapping, to the effortlessly cool


MY ENEMY, MY BROTHER Short Documentary Makes Oscar Shortlist

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This week, we’re joined by the team behind My Enemy, My Brother, shortlisted for an Academy Award in the Documentary Short Subject category. Director Ann Shin, executive producer Melanie Horkan and


Secrets to Success: The Hot Docs Forum

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What is the Hot Docs Forum?

The Hot Docs Forum is a renowned international financing event aimed at securing co-productions and funds for feature length documentaries. The Hot Docs Forum is the flagship industry event


Welcome to Hot Docs Jots!

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We are thrilled to welcome you to Hot Docs Jots, the brand new Hot Docs industry blog, a living resource and editorial platform where dynamic voices within the industry will share their expertise, advice and opinions each and every


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