Quebec’s only film festival dedicated to documentaries, the Montreal International Documentary Festival (RIDM) presents the best reality-based films, including the works of established directors and new talents alike. Every November, RIDM screens approximately 140 domestic and foreign productions and hosts a dozen complementary activities such as workshops, master classes, debates and roundtables. The festival typically welcomes about 100 guests from outside Quebec, and hands out 11 awards selected by juries comprised of industry professionals.
Submission period: March 1st to May 31st, 2016
RIDM accepts submissions of short, medium-length and feature films, as well as interactive works (webdocumentaries, installations, mobile and tablet applications, and virtual and augmented reality projects).
To submit a Canadian production, click here
To submit an international production, click here
The next edition of RIDM will be held from November 10 to 20, 2016.