Regard sur Montréal Film Residency

Application deadline: Closed for 2019

Lasting 10 months, the residency will allow the recipient to make a short documentary relating to Montreal. The city’s filmography will thus be enriched by the vision of an emerging, culturally diverse artist, offering a fresh perspective on the metropolis.

The Conseil des arts de Montréal, the Société de développement des entreprises culturelles (SODEC) and the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) are jointly offering the Regard sur Montréal residency, which is intended for emerging artists, immigrant artists from a first-generation cultural community or members of a visible minority, in collaboration with Rencontres internationales du documentaire de Montréal (RIDM) and Les Films de l'Autre. This $75,000 residency covers the costs of screenwriting, direction, post-production, promotion and distribution.

September 18,  2019: writing clinic for preparation of applications
In collaboration with the artist-run centre Les Films de l’Autre, a writing clinic will be offered free of charge by the Conseil des arts de Montréal to candidates who wish to take advantage of some professional coaching for the preparation of their grant application. The clinic will be held on September 18, 2019, from 1P.M. to 5 P.M. at the Maison du Conseil des arts de Montréal, 1210 Sherbrooke Street East. Spaces are limited, so registration is mandatory andapplicants are asked to register online before September 13, 2019 : I want to register.

To know more about the program:
Presentation of the program

To apply :

Information :

Marie-Anne Raulet
Cultural Advisor - Litterature, Film
514 280-2599