Ezra Winton is a settler writer, curator and teacher from K’ómoks territory. He is a co-founder of Cinema Politica and Assistant Professor (Visiting) of Communication Studies at Concordia University
Like most niche fests, Hot Docs emerged humbly when the Documentary Organization of Canada established it in 1993 as an industry insider’s event, but it's since grown into a premiere worldwide event.
Building critical, creative knowledge communities around both—seeing and knowing—will strengthen documentary and improve education.
Documentaries can be great learning tools for students--and sometimes, their teachers. In a society where film is often the new "text," educators are harnessing docs in innovative ways.
The Rencontres internationales du documentaire de Montréal (RIDM) celebrates its 10th anniversary this fall.
CinemaNet Europe is more than a digital distribution network for documentary cinema. It is also a system of partner programmes in various EU countries.