Canwest-Hot Docs Fund Recipients Announced
Today the recipients for this year's Canwest-Hot Docs funding were announced and what makes this especially exciting is that the Documentary Blog's own head honcho Jay Cheel's first feature documentary Beauty Day was among those chosen.
For those that don't know about the film yet the synopsis is below:
Before there was Tom Green…before there was Jackass…there was Ralph Zavadil.
His cable access television show, The Cap’n Video Show, ran from 1990 to 1995, spawning a small but loyal cult following. Each week, Ralph performed a series of idiotic and occasionally dangerous stunts, challenging the sensibilities of Southern Ontario audiences for five seasons. ...