OMDC Newsletter
April 2015

OMDC-Supported Event

2015 Hot Docs Film Festival Schedule
View the 2015 Hot Docs Industry Conference Schedule
Hot Docs Industry Conference and Market offers access, networking, and educational opportunities to filmmakers and industry professionals at all levels of experience. Popular events and services such as the Hot Docs Forum, Hot Docs Deal Maker, Distribution Rendezvous, Rent-an-Expert, Close-Up With… sessions, and The Festival Doc Shop offer a wide array of opportunities for filmmakers and industry players.

2015 Industry Registration  - Deadline: April 17, 2015

Four OMDC-Supported Documentaries to Screen at Hot Docs!

How To Change The World   Sugar Coated
Milk    The Messenger

Upcoming Awards, Festivals and Markets

April National Poetry Month; for more information and event listings visit and
April Now open registration for 2nd Annual Toronto Novel Marathon (ToNoMa),Toronto, Ontario.
Apr. 7-19 TIFF Kids International Film Festival, Toronto, Ontario.
Apr. 10-19 Cinéfranco - Francophone International Film Festival, Toronto, Ontario.
Apr. 11-12 MIPDoc, Cannes, France.
Apr. 12-14 FITC Toronto 2015 - The Technology & Creativity Conference, Toronto, Ontario.
Apr. 13-16 MIPTV 2015, Cannes, France.
Apr. 14-16 The London Book Fair 2015, London, UK.
Apr. 16-23 The Beijing International Film Market, Beijing, China.
Apr. 17-18 Planet IndigenUS Music Conference, Toronto, Ontario.
Apr. 23-May 3 Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival, Toronto, Ontario.
Apr. 24-25 2015 Ontario Writers' Conference, Ajax, Ontario.
Apr. 27-28 Discovery Conference 2015 - Innovation-to-Commercialization Conference, Toronto, Ontario.
Apr. 27- 19 Annual Writers Guild of Canada Screenwriting Awards, Toronto, Ontario.
Apr. 29 National Canadian Film Day
May 1-9 Canadian Music Week 2015, Toronto, Ontario.
May 5-8 FMX 2015 - Conference on Animation, Effects, Games & Transmedia, Stuttgart, Germany.     
May 7 2015 Digital Media Summit, Toronto, Ontario.
May 7-9 DigiFest (Toronto Digital Festival), Toronto, Ontario.
May 7-10 Pages Unbound Festival, Toronto, Ontario.  
May 13 Music Cities Convention, Brighton, England.     
May 13-24 Cannes International Film Festival, Cannes, France.
May 14-16 The Great Escape Conference & Festival, Brighton, England.
May 14-18 Punjabi Inernational Film Festival, Toronto, Ontario.
May 24-26 Ottawa International Game Conference, Ottawa, Ontario.
May 25-May 31 CoPro 17 - The Israel Docunentary Screen Market, Tel-Aviv, Israel.     
May 27-29 Book Expo America 2015, New York City, USA.
May 30-June 5 2015 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, Ottawa, Ontario.

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