Ina Fichman

President/Producer
Intuitive Pictures
Participates in 2 items
INTUITIVE PICTURES is a Montreal-based company dedicated to producing quality documentary and narrative features and interactive projects. We have developed an expertise in international co-production and collaborate with partners worldwide. Veteran producer/executive producer Ina Fichman helms the company.  Recent projects include: THE OSLO DIARIES, LAILA AT THE BRIDGE and GIFT.
 
For twenty-five years, Ina has been producing award-winning documentary and fiction films for television and theatrical release, as well as digital projects. Her documentary credits include BLACK COFFEE, BEING DOROTHY, UNDYING LOVE,  SIX DAYS IN JUNE and MALLS R US. She  was a producer of the feature film THE FLOOD (MABUL) which screened at the Berlinale, as well as the alternative drama FAMILY MOTEL. She also produced the documentary  DEAD SEA LIVING, the film BOREDOM as well as the interactive project and film 100% T-SHIRT. In 2014, Ina completed production on the animated documentary feature THE WANTED 18 directed by Amer Shomali and Paul Cowan and Sturla Gunnarsson’s MONSOON, both of which had their world premieres at TIFF and have been doing the festival circuit. THE WANTED 18 was released in theatres in the US in Summer 2015 and won the Best Documentary Award at the Traverse City Film Festival.  THE WANTED 18:an interactive graphic novel is available on ITunes and Google Play.In 2015, Ina completed the feature documentary VITA ACTIVA: The Spirit of Hannah Arendt directed by Ada Ushpiz which had its international premiere at IDFA, won best documentary at the Santa Barbara Film Festival and screened in theatres in the US and Canada. 

 Intuitive Pictures recently completed production on THE OSLO DIARIES (dir. Mor Loushy, Daniel Sivan, co-production with Medalia Films, Israel) which had its world premiere a Sundance 2018 and will screen on HBO this Fall.  LAILA AT THE BRIDGE (dir. Elizabeth Mirzaei and Gulistan Mirzaei) premiered at CPH:DOX where it won the F:ACT Award and since then has screened at a number of prestigious festival including Sheffield DocFest, Hot Docs and Locarno. Robin McKenna's GIFT screened at FIFA 2018 and will be released in the US with Gath'r this Fall. Ina is currently in production with the feature documentaries INSIDE LEHMAN BROTHERS and BLUE BOX. Ina’s project slate includes the VR documentary ONCE UPON A SEA Harold Crookes’ (The Price We Pay) latest The Unmaking, and LIT UP (Aisiling Chin Yee).

 
Ina is one of the founders of Montreal Women in Film and Women in Film and Television International. She has sat on numerous industry boards, including DOC and Hot Docs. Ina is currently on the board of the Canadian Film and Media Production Association, a national organization that represents over 600 Canadian producers.

Sessions in which Ina Fichman participates

Wednesday 28 September, 2016

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Thursday 29 September, 2016

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