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Hot Docs Festival

Hot Docs, North America’s largest documentary festival, offers an outstanding selection of over 200 films from Canada and around the world to Toronto audiences of more than 200,000.


The 2020 Hot Docs Festival will run April 30 to May 10, 2020.

Passes and ticket packages on sale November 2019.
Tickets on sale March 2020.

Film Submissions are now open.
Industry Registration is now open. Register early & save!

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Presenting Platinum Partner

  • logo Scotia Wealth Management

Signature Partner

  • logo CBC Docs

Presenting Partners

  • Logo Crave 2019
  • logo Netflix
  • logo Rogers

Major Supporters

  • logo Celebrate-Ontario
  • logo telefilm

Official Airline Partner

  • logo Delta Web