OMDC Newsletter
May 2015

TO Webfest

T.O. WebfestTickets are on sale now for T.O. Webfest 2015. Come celebrate the best of web content from Canada and around the world at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema.

Starting Friday May 22nd with T.O. Webfest Connect, sponsored by the OMDC. Join creators, distributors, production companies and thought leaders for an evening of awards, networking and libations. Networking passes are limited, email for details.

Saturday May 23rd showcases industry panels including the future of digital content, consumption and new technology, with guests speakers including Secret Location, CFC Media Lab and Bubl. As well as workshops and the T.O. Webfest 2015 awards show. Sunday features creator-focused panels including resources for creators, featuring Telus STORYHIVE and Raindance, as well as workshops and free public web series screenings.

Click here for more details and to buy tickets!

Upcoming Awards, Festivals and Markets

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.
June 2 The 61st Annual Kenneth R. Wilson Awards Gala, Toronto, Ontario
June 4 Griffin Poetry Prize Winner Announcement, Toronto, Ontario.
June 5-8 MIDEM, Cannes, France
June 5 38th National Magazine Awards, Toronto, Ontario.
June 7-10 Banff World Media Festival, Banff, Alberta.
June 11-12 The 6th Edition of Cross Video Days, Paris, France.
June 13-21 Shanghai International Film Market, Shanghai, China.
June 15-20 International Animation Film Festival and its Market (MIFA), Annecy, France.
June 16 2015 Trillium Book Award- Public Reading Event, Bram & Bluma Appel Salon, Toronto, Ontario.
June 17 2015 Trillium Book Award Winners Announced
June 16-18 E3 (Electronic Entertainment Expo), Los Angeles, California, USA.
June 16-21 13th Annual Female Eye Film Festival, Toronto, Ontario.
June 17-21 North-by-North-East (NXNE), Toronto, Ontario.
June 19-28 Luminato Festival, Toronto, Ontario.
June 22-25 NATPE - Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.
June 22-25 Sunny Side of the Doc, La Rochelle, France.
June 25 Book Summit 2015: The Story at the Centre: Making, Marketing and Managing our Content, Toronto, Ontario.

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