Docs

RIDM unveils web doc program

For its upcoming 15th edition, the Montreal International Documentary Festival is launching Docs 2.0, a section to showcase interactive documentaries, in collaboration with the Canada Media Fund.
November 1, 2012

For its upcoming 15th edition, the Montreal International Documentary Festival is launching Docs 2.0, a section to showcase interactive documentaries, in collaboration with the Canada Media Fund.

The section will feature on-screen “guided tours’ for five web docs, presented by each project’s designer.

Projects featured in the Docs 2.0 program include The Block, from SBS Online and Poppy Stockell; Ici, chez soi, from the National Film Board of Canada; Mes États * Nordiques, directed by Marie-Claude Fornier and coproduced by TV5 and Les Productions Pied-de-biche; Portraits de frontiers, from Tawan Arun and Joris Rühl; and 17.10-61 from French collective Raspouteam.

The 15th edition of the Montreal International Documentary Festival takes place November 7-18.

 

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Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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