TVO Short Doc Contest 2019

TVO wants to see your short docs!

Contest entries are now closed. We'll announce the finalists on Sept. 3, 2019, and open public voting for the People's Choice Award.

Good luck to all the entrants!

We are looking for original short docs, no more than 4 minutes and 45 seconds long. We even have a prize for the best “short short” — a video that's no more than 90 seconds long. We will showcase all finalists online and broadcast the winners on TVO.

We'll announce the winners on Sept. 17, 2019.


First prize

Second prize

Third prize

Short Short Doc Award

People’s Choice Award

Dates to Remember

July 15, 2019Entries closed
Sept. 3, 2019Voting opens
Sept. 16, 2019Voting closes
Sept. 17, 2019Winners announced

Submission Toolkit

In order for us to accept your entry, you must have the appropriate documentation. Here are some useful links:

Contact us

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