News Today: Hot Docs and D-Box

Big News on Hot Docs! Now there are 3 different options to finance your documentary for Hot Docs, Choose from the new Ted Rogers Fund, the CrossCurrents Doc Fund, or the Hot Docs-Blue Ice Group Doc Fund. Some Hot Doc Alumnus have also gotten the fortune of being nominated for Emmys. (via marketwired) French Canadian company D-BOX […]

What’s Up Doc?

It started 23 years ago not with a bang but more of a whisper, back when documentaries were still seen as a hoity-toity exercise in education and not mainstream entertainment. Now more than two decades have passed and the world has changed significantly.  Documentaries are now a part of every culture as a way to […]

Awards and a Crowdsourced Day in Canada

(Via CNW) On one day later this year (date TBA), people all over Canada are invited to “shoot and submit video in any language that captures a moment in their life, on that day” says CTV, which will broadcast the Screen Siren Pictures crowdsourced project. Details on when and how will be announced later — […]