Sunday, May 6, 2012
The Law In These Parts
Film maker Ra'anan Alexandrowicz joined for the screening. He expressed, as have many directors I've seen at Hot Docs over the years, how exhilerating it is to walk into a theatre on a weekday afternoon and see a sell-out crowd to watch their movie. Another film maker this year cautioned against the assumption that this was the golden age of documentaries, though. He said it was getting harder and harder to get funding to complete a documentary, evidenced by the long list of funder acknowledged in each film.