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Top 20 & Rogers Audience Award Winners

We are thrilled to announce the top five Canadian features in this year’s audience polled will share the $50,000 CAD Rogers Audience Award, courtesy of Rogers Group of Funds, as well as the overall…


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Hot Docs 2020 Online Industry Market Wraps with Over $190,000 in Cash Prizes

Hot Docs’ online market has wrapped its first two weeks of successful pitching, deal-making, learning and networking. **Over $190,000 CAD in prize money was awarded to projects participating in the…


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Hot Docs 2020 Award Winners Announced

Hot Docs is pleased to announce the winning films in this year’s official competition and the recipients of additional awards honouring Canadian filmmakers. Juries deliberated during the opening…


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$50,000 Rogers Audience Award to Be Presented at Hot Docs Festival Online

Hot Docs is pleased to announce that the Rogers Audience Award and accompanying cash prizes totaling $50,000 CDN, courtesy of Rogers Group of Funds, will be presented at this year’s Hot Docs…


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More Films Added to Hot Docs Festival Online

We’ve just announced more films that will screen as part of Hot Docs Festival Online. Starting May 28, Ontario audiences will be able to watch doc premieres, enjoy pre-recorded filmmaker Q&As, and…


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New Hot Docs-Slaight Family Fund Supports Canadian Music Docs

Hot Docs, in partnership with The Slaight Family Foundation, is pleased to announce the creation of the Hot Docs-Slaight Family Fund. Through a gift of $450,000 from The Slaight Family…


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EyeSteelFilm's Bob Moore Named Don Haig Award Recipient

Hot Docs is pleased to announce that Bob Moore, co-president and creative producer of Montreal’s EyeSteelFilm, has been named this year’s Don Haig Award recipient. Now in its 15th year, the Don…


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Hot Docs at the Canadian War Museum 2020 Screenings

The Canadian War Museum has partnered with Hot Docs to present cutting-edge films from across Canada and around the world. Each screening will be followed by a moderated discussion and Q&A with a…


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