A longstanding champion of Canadian creatives and engaging stories on screen, RBC joins Lunenburg Doc Fest in connecting film enthusiasts September 23-29.
DAY 4 RECAP
Day 4 of Doc Fest saw us come together for onsite screenings, showcasing our broad array of Short Doc Programs and our Youth and Senior Workshop films. ‘Deserted’, the feature film created by adults 55+ was screened and followed by an insightful Q&A with workshop participants as well as a cooking demo and tasty samples provided by the Atlantic Canada Language Academy.
Pictured, from top left, are Olivia Wilson, who presented her short film as part of the Experimenting with the Bluenose Youth Workshop, generously sponsored by Bluenose 100. Michelle Alcorn and her team from ACLA., Art Eaton, Adam Adler and Lauren Unsworth, our technical team. and our wonderful filmgoers.
*LIVE* FILMMAKERS Q&As
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THE DOCK MARKET
For filmmakers seeking support, exposure and opportunities for their documentary projects, The Dock Market industry lineup offers a valuable opportunity to connect with industry partners and decision-makers via video conferencing as part of our 100% online industry events lineup.
A behind-the-scenes look at The Dock Market headquarters. Pictured left to right: Sam Smith, Conference Administrator, Jarred Nodding, Conference Coordinator, Walter Forsyth, Development Coordinator and Erin Brown, Digital Meetings Coordinator.
MONDAY, SEPT 27
9:00am – 9:30am On Deck with TVO
10:00am – 10:30am On Deck with CBC DOCS
11:30am – 12:00pm On Deck with Cargo Film & Releasing
12:15pm – 12:45pm On Deck with Corus Entertainment
1:00pm – 3:00pm Dock Market 1-to-1s
Corus Entertainment, Music Box Films, NFB, Passion River Films, Syndicado, Super Channel, Telefilm
3:15pm – 3:45pm On Deck with The Film Collaborative
Q. Where can I find a list of the films I’ve ‘unlocked’?
A: After you Pre-Order or ‘Unlock’ the screenings you want to watch, go to http://watch.eventive.org/me to see the full list of films you selected.
Q. What happens if I need technical support during the festival?
A: Our virtual festival platform, Eventive, offers live chat support to help you through any issues should they arise. Get live chat support at https://watch.eventive.org/help
Q: What are these icons on the top-right corner of Eventive?
A: These icons will help you navigate your Eventive account.
From left to right, they represent: Film Guide: Click this film-strip icon to browse our film program and schedule. My Passes: Click this icon to view your pass(es). My Tickets: Click this icon to view your individual tickets. Log out: Click this icon to log out of your Eventive account. You will need to be logged in to view Lunenburg Doc Fest content.
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Q: Can I watch content on my iPhone or iPad?
A: Yes, you can watch content using Safari on iOS 11.2 or later — check to ensure you’re on wifi first! (Test your device compatibility here.)
Q: How do I watch a livestream Filmmaker Q&A?
A: Go to the livestream page (https://watch.eventive.org/lunenburgdocfest/live) for the schedule of livestreams and to enter livestreams when they are active. Look for the countdown clock on upcoming livestreams to see how long until they’re live.
Royal Bank of Canada (RBC)
The Huskilson Family
Chippie Kennedy & John McLennan
Tina McArthur & Richard Rubenstein
Mary-Lou and Garry Pye
Adams & Knickle
Jenice & John Benton
Richard Brown & Deborah Kennedy Brown
Rena & Henry Demone
Margaret & Ian Lightstone
Elizabeth Wishart & Bruce MacCormack
Nova Scotia Building Supplies
Lou & Karen Putney
Allan E. Rubenstein, MD
Town of Lunenburg
Nancy & Brad Unsworth
Susan DeWitt & Pierre Lesperance
Eleven Eleven Group of Companies
David & Roseann Fine
Pat McGowan & Dennis Carter
Nova Wood Products Ltd.
West Nova Fuels
Laughing Whale Coffee Roasters
The Knot Pub
FRIENDS OF THE FESTIVAL
Allison Smith & Larry Gaudet
Marilyn & Brian Mackay-Lyons
Carol Anne Moser
Centre for Art Tapes
Hot Docs International Documentary Festival
Lunenburg Arms Hotel and Spa
Atlantic Canada Language Academy
The Old Fish Factory Restaurant
Shipwright Brewing Company
Garth & Dorothy Turner
William F. White
Lunenburg Doc Fest extends sincere thanks to Garth and Dorothy Turner for the continued support and donated office space in the heart of beautiful Lunenburg.
Thank you to our generous
Sponsors and Festival Partners
JOIN THE SPONSORSHIP COMMUNITY!
Lunenburg Doc Fest is grateful for the support of our Sponsorship Community! If you share a passion for film or wish to connect with our film enthusiast audiences, a Lunenburg Doc Fest sponsorship package will ensure distinguished exposure for you or your brand. The Festival offers a variety of sponsorship levels and packages and you will directly benefit by reaching a culturally savvy audience through festival program guide advertising, social media, logos on printed materials, a sponsor highlight at each screening, and more.
Please consider donating to Lunenburg Doc Fest to support our mission and help the festival continue to present evocative documentaries for all ages, special community events, and free educational opportunities for youth and seniors. An official charitable tax receipt will be issued for all eligible gift amounts per CRA guidelines.
Lunenburg Doc Fest accepts donations via CanadaHelps.org, e-Transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org, or cheque to Box 1497, Lunenburg, NS B0J 2C0.
Securities including stocks, bonds, and mutual funds donations may be made via CanadaHelps.org
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