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Docs For Schools Festival

The Docs For Schools Festival program is available during the Hot Docs Festival, April 26 – May 6, 2018.

Programs are free and available to Grades 7–12 in Ontario. An education package, tied to the Ontario School Curriculum, is created for each film offered.

Questions or to be added to the Docs For Schools mailing list contact: Lesley Sparks

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Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Screenings

Official selections from the 2018 Hot Docs Festival are offered exclusively for students at the cinema will be announced late March 2018.

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In-School Screenings

Create your own in-school festival during Hot Docs! Select from a curated selection of films that will be announced early March 2018.

You must be on the Docs For Schools email list to receive details and updates. To join the list, contact Lesley Sparks.

Lead Sponsor

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Exclusive Education Partner

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Additional support is provided by The Andy and Beth Burgess Family Foundation, Hal Jackman Foundation, CineSend and through contributions by individual donors.

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Presenting Platinum Partner

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Presenting Partners

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Major Supporters

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Official Airline Partner

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