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Photo gallery: 2019 WIFTV Spotlight Awards Gala

Earlier this month, the organization held its 20th annual Spotlight Awards Gala. Click through to see some of the gala’s winners.


WIFT-V honours industry leaders, filmmakers at 20-year gala

Documentary filmmaker Julia Ivanova (pictured) was among the winners, joined by filmmaker Doreen Manuel and Dr. Amanda Coles.

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Hot Docs to honour Julia Ivanova

The director behind Limit Is the Sky and Family Portrait in Black and White will be recognized with a retrospective.

Blood Brother

Hot Docs fest to spotlight Continental, Fight Like Soldiers Die Like Children

Along with Sundance hits such as Blood Brother (pictured), the festival’s special presentations to include 20th anniversary screening of classic The War Room.

Family Portrait in Black and White

Doc filmmakers earn ‘Giving Voice’ apprenticeships

Julia Ivanova and Ryan Noth are among the mentors partaking in the the CBC- and DOC-sponsored program.

Family Portrait in Black and White

Ivanova takes $15,000 feature prize at Hot Docs closer

Nine trophies and $72,000 were handed out at the Hot Docs Awards Friday night at the Windsor Arms Hotel in Toronto.

Family Portrait in Black and White

Sundance picks three Canuck titles

Three Canadian films are among the titles in competition at the upcoming Sundance Film Festival, which announced its picks in the dramatic and documentary categories for U.S. and world filmmakers Wednesday.