Doc Studio celebrates the work of documentary filmmakers who have created bodies of work for TVO, and is a place for people who love documentaries. Doc Studio celebrates the work of documentary filmmakers who have created bodies of work for TVO, and is a place for people who love documentaries.
Doc Studio celebrates the work of documentary filmmakers who have created bodies of work for TVO, and is a place for people who love documentaries.
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TV Contest 2014-15 Call to Action
January 25, 2015
Acclaimed documentary filmmakers John and Jamie Kastner, TVO's Featured Filmmakers, describe the Short Doc Contest and its theme for this year. They really want YOU to submit a doc.
Ramona Pringle on Avatar Secrets
November 3, 2014
Ramona Pringle talks about her interactive documentary Avatar Secrets. It's about the way human beings connect in the digital world and the social implications of that connectedness.
Ian Brown Introduces "Judgment in Hungary"
October 29, 2014
Ian Brown introduces the documentary "Judgment in Hungary" where serial murders on ethnic basis took place over the course of one year. The murderers killed and seriously injured Roma children and adults. The state charged 4 men with committing the crime with racial motivation. This historical trial started March, 2011, and ended August, 2013 in Budapest. The doc is there in the courtroom throughout.
Ian Brown Introduces "Life After Digital"
October 15, 2014
Ian Brown introduces "Life After Digital." The doc explores how in the 20 years since its appearance in our world, the World Wide Web has begun to alter the fundamental realities of human existence.
Filmmaker Comments for "Life After Digital"
October 11, 2014
Filmmaker Marc de Guerre talks about his film "Life After Digital". The film is a look at the impact of the World Wide Web 20 years after its introduction to society.
To Make a Farm Filmmaker Comments
July 2, 2014
Steve Suderman tells us about his motivation behind directing the documentary film, "To Make a Farm".
Ian Brown Introduces David & Me
June 4, 2014
Ian Brown introduces the documentary ,David & Me,. Despite a mountain of evidence that should exonerate David, or at least grant him a new trial, Ray Klonsky and the pro-bono team are stymied by a justice system that is not designed to free the wrongfully convicted.
David & Me Filmmaker Comments
June 3, 2014
Ray Klonsky talks about his doc: "David & Me" about his friendship with prison inmate David McCallum. Hundreds of letters later, Ray graduated from university determined to set his friend free.
Filmmaker Comments for "Out of Mind, Out of Sight"
May 5, 2014
John Kastner talks about his documentary "Out of Mind, Out of Sight" about a forensic psychiatric hostpital in Brockville Ontario.
The Middle Way: Short Docs Contest Winner
April 30, 2014
Musician Jasper Bendici struggles to find a balance between two passions in his life: religion and rock n' roll. This is the winner of Doc Studio's Short Doc Contest for 2014.