Montreal International Documentary Festival - RIDM
- 19th edition
10 - 20 November 2016
The Montreal International Documentary Festival (Rencontres internationales du documentaire de Montréal – RIDM) was founded in 1998 by documentary filmmakers who wanted to create a forum that would promote the emergence of new points of view and the presentation of unique perspectives.
Every year, the festival shows about one hundred films from around the world to audiences of industry professionals and cinephiles. Films are selected for their uniqueness and artistic merit. The festival also hosts workshops, meetings and roundtables for the public, industry professionals.
Grand Prize, Student Award - RESURRECTING HASSAN
Special Mention - TALES OF TWO WHO DREAMT
Best New Talent from Quebec/Canada - GULISTAN, LAND OF ROSES
Magnus Isacsson Award Special Mention, Student Award Special Mention - THE STAIRS