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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 2019 Hot Docs Festival will run April 25 to May 5, 2019.

Festival packages and passes for the 2019 Festival are on sale.


Industry registration: Save now with early-bird pricing.

Hot Docs Deal Maker: One-on-one pitch meetings for projects in development or production.

Distribution Rendezvous: One-on-one pitch meetings for finished and rough cut films.

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Presenting Platinum Partner

  • logo Scotia Wealth Management

Signature Partner

  • logo documentary-Channel

Presenting Partners

  • logo Bell-Media
  • logo Netflix
  • logo Rogers
  • Logo Samsung

Major Supporters

  • logo Celebrate-Ontario
  • logo telefilm

Official Airline Partner

  • logo Delta Web