CALQ Grant Writing

CALQ Grant Writing



CALQ Grant Writing

Workshop - Documentary Cinema - Fall 2023

Wednesday November 1, 2023
6 pm - 9 pm

Main Film
2025 Rue Parthenais #301, Montréal, Quebec, H2K 3T2, Québec

With François Jacob (Sous un même soleilSur la lune de nickel)

Members 90$ | Non-members 120$

This workshop is a must if you are planning to submit a grant application to CALQ for your documentary. The essential elements to include in your application regarding your budget and the application form will be revealed as well as different strategies to optimize your application.

Completed by a review of your application in the second part of the workshop, you will have all the information you need to submit a compliant application!

The workshop will be given in French but questions may be asked in English.

Material to send before October 25th,2023:

  • Resume (3 pages max)
  • Director’s Notes (1 page)
  • Synopsis (1 page)
  • Budget (if applicable)
For more information, please send an email to:

François Jacob

François Jacob dedicated his career to literature until he discovered the Kino network. He then directed short fictions before working on indie documentaries abroad. He subsequently produced A Moon of Nickel and Ice (Visions du Réel 2017) and Under The Same Sun (2020), set in the South Caucasus.


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514 845 7442 (VISA / Paypal on request)

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Monday - Thursday 10am-5pm (Interac - VISA - Cash)

Your registration is confirmed once payment is complete