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    Hot Docs '09: Subjects on the Margins

    As documentary filmmakers hone their pitches to industry delegates at the Toronto Documentary Forum, attempting to attract funding and interest in their projects by finding the perfect hook, they would do well to look at a number of films screening at Hot Docs, which continues through this weekend -...

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    Buyers Be Aware: Notable Projects From Toronto's Doc Forum

    The 2009 Toronto Documentary Forum - the largest doc market in North America - kicked off this morning on the campus of the University of Toronto, with hundreds of filmmakers, producers, broadcasters and distributors gathering to witness twenty-five presentations of documentary projects at various l...

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    Hot Docs '09: Growing Up, Confronting Reality

    The first weekend of the 16th annual Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, which opened this past Thursday, has already been marked with screenings of more than 75 programs featuring works representing over half of its impressive 171 title line up. Screenings attended have been near ...

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    Thessaloniki To Turn 50 With Herzog

    Director Werner Herzog has been announced as the subject of the Retrospective at the forthcoming Thessaloniki International Film Festival, which this year celebrates its 50th anniversary. Herzog will attend the Festival to present his films, conduct a Master Class, and will be honored with the fest'...

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    A "Crude" Acquisition

    Joe Berlinger's "Crude," which premiered at Sundance earlier this year, has been acquired for North American release by First Run Features. The film will have its North American theatrical premiere on September 9th at New York's IFC Center, followed by Los Angeles on September 18th and San Francisco...

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    "Fierce Light" Is Alive

    Lorber HT Digital's Alive Mind has acquired all U.S. rights to "Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action," the documentary from Velcrow Ripper that premieres as an official selection next week at Hot Docs.

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    Hot Docs Opener "God" Picked Up Ahead of Fest

    Zeitgeist Films has announced the acquisition of all U.S. rights to this year’s Hot Doc’s Opening Night film "Act of God," directed by Jennifer Baichwal.

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    Silverdocs To Honor Maysles

    AFI-Discovery Channel SILVERDOCS Documentary Festival announced that it will honor Albert Maysles at the Charles Guggenheim Symposium, a centrepiece of the eight-day documentary festival which takes place in June just outside Washington, D.C. The Symposium, named after the late, four-time Academy A...

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    First Look: Kirby Dick's "Outrage"; New Tribeca Doc Names Names

    The current governor of a major U.S. southern state, the campaign manager of a U.S. president, a senior West Coast congressman, a former mayor of New York City, and others are among those outed in Kirby Dick's "Outrage," a provocative new documentary debuting tomorrow night at the...

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    Hot Docs Sets 25 Projects For Its Documentary Forum

    Hot Docs has announced the 25 projects that will be presented during the Toronto Documentary Forum (TDF) on May 6 and 7, 2009. Recognized as one of the international documentary community’s essential market events, the TDF will celebrate its 10th anniversary in 2009. This year's projects were selected from 160 submissions and represent 13 different countries. “The TDF is thrilled to present this 10th annual forum of dynamic documentary and factual content which will appeal to the international broadcasting community and most importantly, audiences around the globe,” said Elizabeth Radshaw, director of the TDF, in a statement. A showcase fo...

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