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Anote's Ark

Hot Docs ’18: Playing Hard to world premiere

EyeSteelFilm’s Anote’s Ark (pictured) and Israel-Canada copro The Oslo Diaries have also been selected for the fest’s Special Presentations program.

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Daniel Cross wins Doc Institute Luminary Award

The EyesteelFilm founder was celebrated at the annual ceremony, alongside first-time feature filmmaker Victoria Lean.

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Four Canadian films set for Sundance world premieres

The Utah festival has revealed its feature film lineup, including EyeSteelFilm’s Anote’s Ark and Creative Artisans Media and Involving Pictures’ Un Traductor.

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Daniel Cross receives Don Haig Award

The founder of Montreal’s EyeSteelFilm will be presented with the $10,000 prize at the Hot Docs Awards on Friday.

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EyeSteelFilm heads to Hot Docs with largest-ever slate

With five films at this year’s festival, the Montreal prodco talks about the challenges of managing long-haul projects.

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I Am the Blues picked up for U.S. theatrical

The feature-length documentary, produced by Montreal’s EyeSteelFilm, is also set for a digital and home-video release via New York-based distribution outfit Film Movement.

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Tapping a musical fixer, 3D FX to market I Am The Blues

Coming Soon: EyeSteelFilm’s Damien Detcheberry breaks down how the film’s distributors are targeting jazz and blues fans across Canada.

Copied from Realscreen - The 2013 Hot Docs Forum in Toronto. Photo courtesy of David Spowart/Hot Docs

Let There Be Light, The Price We Pay set for Hot Docs Forum

New films from EyeSteelFilm, Roast Beef Productions and the NFB are among 19 projects selected to pitch at the Hot Docs Forum in Toronto.

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Yung Chang’s China Heavyweight to open on 200 screens in China

The China-Canada coproduction will be rolled out from Dec. 20 after earning the Taiwan Golden Horse award for best documentary.

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Shaw Media-Hot Docs backs EyeSteelFilm, Filthy Gorgeous

The Shaw Media-Hot Docs Funds has issued completion grants and no-interest loans totaling $172,000 to nine documentary projects, including three from Montreal’s EyeSteelFilm and Barry Avrich’s upcoming Bob Guccione doc (pictured).

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Cinedigm takes U.S. rights to The Fruit Hunters

The U.S. digital distributor plans a spring 2013 theatrical release followed by VOD, digital and DVD for Yung Chang’s documentary about the world of exotic fruit and fruit enthusiasts.

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Canadian doc makers slam cutbacks: “We are dropping like flies”

Award-winning Canadian documentary filmmakers John Kastner, Francine Pelletier, Daniel Cross and Kevin McMahon give their reactions to the recent doc funding cuts, and their predictions for the future of doc-making in Canada.