Global Issues Pitch
Produced by: White Pine Pictures (Canada)
Directed by: Fred Peabody
Logline: We are engulfed in a digital tsunami- a toxic mix of social media, surveillance capitalism, and state surveillance. We examine this through media ecology, a field pioneered 60 years ago by the prophetic media theorist Marshall McLuhan. The film features Ron Deibert, director of the UofT internet watchdog group Citizen Lab, and author of RESET.
Produced by: Kopuku Films (India)
Directed by: Siddesh Shetty
Produced by: La Compagnie des Taxi Brousse (France)
Directed by: Véronique Préault
Produced by: WG Film (Sweden)
Directed by: Fredrik Gertten
Produced by: Antropica S.r.l. (Italy)
Directed by: Parsifal Reparato
Logline: Stories of exploitation and patriarchy in the largest electronics industrial plant in the world, in Vietnam.
Produced by: LITTLE BIG STORY (France)
Directed by: Jennifer Deschamps
Logline: Iouchtchenko, Litvinenko, Skripal, Navalny…For 20 years, Russian poison has run through the veins of international diplomacy, until Russia was ready to attack.