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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 one sale.

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Festival film submissions are open, with a late deadline of January 7.


Industry registration is open at special advance pricing.


Hot Docs Forum submissions for the 2019 Festival open November 1, 2018.

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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
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Major Supporters

  • logo Celebrate-Ontario
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