The Documentary Organization of Canada (DOC) is currently offering half price memberships to their amazing community!
Why should you consider joining the DOC? Well, here are TEN good reasons!
Top 10 Reasons to Join DOC
#1 VOICE & ADVOCACY
Members are united in their voices to ensure that they are heard on industry matters like Bill C-10 and Terms of Trade. DOC is the only organization that speaks on behalf of independent filmmakers.
#2 EXCLUSIVE INSURANCE PROGRAM
This program is designed for Canadian documentary producers and provides a variety of insurance coverage at an advantageous cost. (Read more here)
#3 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Each chapter works hard to bring members workshops on every area of documentary filmmaking including storytelling, copyright issues, new media etc.
#4 POINT OF VIEW MAGAZINE
Receive a complimentary subscription to Canada’s only national magazine on the art and business of indie documentaries. (Read more here)
DOCspace is searchable database and networking tool for those in the documentary sector. By creating a profile of yourself you will meet many others in your field, as well as gain accessibilty to those who may be interested in your work!
#6 DOC-DISCUSSION LISTSERV
An exclusive, active, online community to discuss the latest news, find crew, upcoming events and job postings!
Enjoy negotiated discounts with Hot Docs, Vancouver’s DOCTalk, and other festivals including industry events, services and products.
Keep up to date with our national and regional e-blast newsletter each month on industry news, government action, awards, workshops, and festivals.
#9 RESEARCH INITIATIVES
DOC compiles and publishes Getting Real: An Economic Profile of the Canadian Documentary Production Industry.
Meet and network with great filmmakers at social events, workshops and more.