The Decision Makers joining us at the 8th Annual Dock Market

Decision Makers are individuals working in international sales, marketing, distribution (both traditional and online), exhibition and programming, as well as funds and commissions. 

During the Dock Market, Industry Decision Makers will participate in panels, round tables, workshops, 1-to-1 meetings, live pitches and/or various networking events. 

Lunenburg Doc Fest is delighted to feature the following international Decision Makers at the launch 8th Annual Dock Market in 2023

Lesley Birchard

Executive In Charge of Production, CBC Docs

Liz Cowie

Producer for the Quebec and Atlantic Studio, National Film Board

Sue Dando

Executive in Charge of Production, Nature of Things- CBC

Rohan Fernando

Executive Producer of Quebec and Atlantic Studio, NFB

Sylvia Hamilton

Independent Filmmaker

Susy MacGillivray

Business Analyst, Canada Media Fund

Megan MacLaurin

Grants Coordinator, Hot Docs

Hajnal Molnár-Szakács

Director, Artist Accelerator, Sundance Institute

Peter Raymont

Owner and Producer, White Pine Pictures

Shane Smith

Documentary Consultant and Festival Strategist

Stewart Young

Executive Producer, Arts and Cultural Programming, CBC Maritimes

Tom Alexander

VP, Theatrical Releasing, Mongrel Media

Jesse Barkley

Development & Production Executive, Original Programming; Corus Entertainment

Mathieu Béjot

Director of Strategy and Development, Sunny Side of the Doc

Marina Burić

Senior Producer Markets, IDFA (International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam)

Nancy Chapelle

Executive Director, Bell Fund

Naomie Décarie-Daigneault

Directrice artistique et codirectrice générale, TËNK

Marc Gauthier

Executive Director; RIDM (Rencontres Internationales du Documentaire de Montréal)

Marlene Edoyan

Artistic Co-director; RIDM (Rencontres Internationales du Documentaire de Montréal)

Dora Fong

Production Executive, Original Programming, Corus Entertainment

Anahí Martínez Gamba

Forum RIDM Manager; RIDM (Rencontres Internationales du Documentaire de Montréal)

B Glick

GQue Films

Helga Grigoryeva

Festival Manager, Antipode Sales International

Heather Haynes

Associate Director of Programming, Festival, Hot Docs

Patrick Hurley

Head of Distribution and Business Affairs, Sandbox Films

Florence Lamothe

Coordonnatrice générale, TËNK Canada

Laura Mackenzie

Film Commissioner and Executive Director, Screen Nova Scotia

Pauline Mazenod

Head of Film Acquisitions & Sales, Windrose

Lori McCurdy

Regional Feature Film Executive, Telefilm

Bob Moore

Creative Producer, EyeSteelFilm

Matt Orenstein

Vice President of Acquisitions, Vortex Media

Ben Proudfoot

Founder and CEO, Breakwater Studios

Orly Ravid

Founder, Co-Executive Director, The Film Collaborative

Robin Smith

CEO, Blue Ice Docs Inc.

Jeffrey Winter

Co-executive director, The Film Collaborative

Heidi Tao Yang

Director, Funds & Labs; Hot Docs