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Film Funds

Since their inception, Hot Docs’ film funds have supported 172 Canadian and international documentary projects with an incredible $3.6 million in no-interest loans and grants.

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SHAW MEDIA-HOT DOCS FUNDS

A $4-million fund offering development and completion grants to Canadian filmmakers.

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HOT DOCS-BLUE ICE GROUP DOCUMENTARY FUND

Development and production grants for African filmmakers living and working on the continent.

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CROSSCURRENTS DOC FUND

This $1-million fund fosters storytelling from within under-represented or marginalized communities.

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All Partners >

Presenting Platinum Partner

  • logo Scotiabank

Presenting Partners

  • logo Bell-Media
  • logo documentary-Channel
  • logo Rogers

Major Supporters

  • logo Celebrate-Ontario
  • logo telefilm