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Doc Library

Offering over 100 outstanding films for FREE online public viewing , Hot Docs’ Doc Library celebrates the best in Canadian documentary filmmaking. Bursting with uniquely Canadian stories and perspectives on the world, the Doc Library is an indispensable resource for educators seeking engaging and thought-provoking content for their classes.

For select Doc Library films, teacher-prepared education packages with additional subject background, creative lesson plans and discussion topics, and links to the Ontario curriculum are available for easy download.

Additionally, to inspire young filmmakers and encourage peer-to-peer learning, youth-made films from the Doc It! showcase and the Doc Camp filmmaking workshop are also available for viewing.

The Doc Library is available now at

  • Questions? Contact Education and Youth Programs Manager Lesley Sparks.

Education Dates

  • March 20, 2014
    In-Theatre Bookings Open

  • March 26, 2014
    Docs For Schools Monthly: BLACKFISH

  • April 24 - May 4, 2014
    Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival

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