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With exceptional professional development, networking, and business opportunities, Hot Docs is perfect for doc professionals at all career levels.

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Before attending in-person events, we ask that you review our Health & Safety protocols.

If you have already registered for an ONLINE Pass and would like to upgrade to a LIVE or SCREENING Pass, please contact [email protected].

Hot Docs Industry SCREENING

In person April 28-May 8
Ideal for delegates looking to supplement their online industry experience, the SCREENING Pass offers access to all in-cinema screenings at venues across Toronto, as well as the opportunity to network at the Networking Lounge and Opening Night Party. Plus, all the benefits of the ONLINE Pass. Check out the schedule >>

Price: $699 

With the SCREENING Pass, you can: 
  • Reserve in-cinema tickets for official selections in the 2022 Hot Docs Festival
  • Access the Networking Lounge at TIFF Bell Lightbox, April 30 – May 5
  • Attend the Opening Night Screening & Party
  • Plus, enjoy all the benefits of the Hot Docs Industry ONLINE Pass

Hot Docs Industry ONLINE

Online April 28-May 8

Hot Docs' online hub offers industry professionals anywhere in the world access to quality content and valuable connection opportunities. Gather market insight and intelligence, pitch your projects, stream the latest docs and network with colleagues around the globe. Check out the schedule >>
Price: $499 

With your Hot Docs Industry ONLINE Pass you can:

  • Stream Hot Docs Forum pitches and feedback from leading international decision makers
  • Apply to pitch your rough-cut or finished films at Distribution Rendezvous one-on-one meetings
  • Watch the latest docs on the market, including many 2022 Hot Docs official selections, in The Doc Shop viewing library 
  • Access valuable professional contacts and resources in the Hot Docs Online Community, including the registered delegate directory, the 2022 Guide to Attending Decision Makers, the Hot Docs Forum Project Catalogue and the Hot Docs Deal Maker Project Catalogue
  • Stream dynamic conversations and sessions with industry leaders and decision makers captured at Hot Docs Industry LIVE.

Hot Docs Industry LIVE - SOLD OUT

In person April 30-May 2
Our LIVE program reshapes the Hot Docs conference and market into an intensive three-day in-person gathering offering inspiring sessions, connection to colleagues and community, and the serendipitous moments that are only possible live. Plus, all the benefits of the ONLINE and SCREENING passes, including in-cinema Festival screenings, the Opening Night Party, and all the content in our online hub. Check out the schedule >>

With the LIVE Pass, you can:

  • Attend dynamic conversations and sessions with leading creators and decision makers 
  • Connect at intimate networking events, including coffee breaks and two lunches
  • Enjoy all the benefits of our ONLINE & SCREENING passes
Plus, FREE access to the Art Gallery of Ontario from April 29 to May 1. Just show your LIVE Pass at the ticket desk for admission. 
(Until Apr 21)
ONLINE Pass $449 $499
SCREENING Pass $649 $699
LIVE Pass $1098 N/A

The health and safety of our visitors, volunteers, and staff is our top priority. Before attending in-person events, we ask that you review our Health & Safety protocols.

Mask-wearing is mandatory for all Festival attendees and staff. 

Proof of vaccination or government of Ontario vaccine exemption is REQUIRED to attend all industry sessions and social events, including the Opening Night Party and Networking Lounge

Proof of vaccination is not required to attend public in-cinema screenings, but is highly recommended.

Questions? Contact the Registration Team

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