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Hot Docs One-2-One Meetings with Hot Docs Industry Programmes Director Elizabeth Radshaw

Friday, December 4, 2015 from 1:00pm

Hot Docs One-2-One Meetings with Hot Docs Industry Programmes Director Elizabeth Radshaw YFS and Hot Docs are pleased to announce that Elizabeth Radshaw, Industry Programs Director at the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, will be in Whitehorse for two days of workshops and talks to help you get your documentary and factual projects ready for further development at the ALFF 2016 Media Industry Forum (Feb 6 to 10, 2016) and the Hot Docs Industry Conference (May 2 to 6, 2016). Friday Dec 4, 1pm to 4pm One-2-One meetings with Yukon doc makers. Elizabeth will meet individually with filmmakers for 20 minutes. By appointment: Andrew G, 393-3456 There are only 6 spaces available so hurry and reserve you spot now. Elizabeth Radshaw oversees the Hot Docs Collection, a family of documentary films that have screened at past Hot Docs festivals, received financing through one of Hot Docs’ production funds or have been selected to participate in the Festival’s premium film financing programs; and directs the Shaw Media-Hot Docs Funds for Canadian documentaries, Hot Docs-Blue Ice Group Documentary Fund for filmmakers living and working in Africa, and the CrossCurrents Doc Fund for emerging doc makers from historically underrepresented communities. At Hot Docs she curates the conference, workshops and market events. The marquee events are the Hot Docs Forum and Hot Docs Deal Maker, both unique pitching forum and work-in-progress meeting services that put filmmakers in front of financiers. She leads delegations of Canadian documentaries to festivals and markets around the world, cultivating relationships and funding opportunities for filmmakers. Prior to this appointment, Elizabeth was the Head of Acquisitions at TVF International, joining from the National Film Board of Canada, and has a history of dramatic and factual production of film and TV in North America. She was an elected member of Pact Council in the UK in 2007 and directed the Brooklyn-based Rooftop Short Film Festival at its Montreal premiere in 2005.
  • Instructed by: Elizabeth Radshaw
  • Location: TBA
  • Cost: Free
  • Prequisites: None
  • What to Bring:

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