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CrossCurrents International Doc Fund Short/Interactive Strand Awards $10,000 to SHH…DIAM

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival and the R&M Lang Foundation are pleased to announce that Shh…Diam (D: Yihwen Chen, Malaysia) has been chosen to receive a $10,000 CAD…


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CrossCurrents International Doc Fund Theatrical Strand Awards $30,000 to AGAINST THE TIDE and CUTTING THROUGH ROCKS

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival and the Panicaro Foundation are pleased to announce that Against the Tide (D: Sarvnik Kaur, India) and Cutting Through Rocks (D: Sara…


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Lisa Valencia-Svensson Joins Hot Docs Team

Hot Docs is pleased to welcome Lisa Valencia-Svensson in the role of acting industry programs director. As an award-winning producer, Lisa’s documentaries have premiered and won top prizes at…


November 2020: Alumni Success Stories

CrossCurrents International Doc Fund recipient and Deal Maker alumnus The Art of Living in Danger (D: Mina Keshavarz; Iran, Germany), and Hot Docs Forum alumnus Showgirls of Pakistan (D:…


Hdtrf Recipients Oct20

Five Films Receive $85,000 from Hot Docs Ted Rogers Fund

Hot Docs is pleased to announce that five 2020 documentary projects will receive funding from the Hot Docs Ted Rogers Fund. Chosen from 43 applicants, three of the five projects are from Quebec and…


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Five Hot Docs Alumni Win Emmys

Hot Docs alumnus American Factory (D: Steven Bognar, Julia Reichert) won the Outstanding Director for a Nonfiction/Documentary Emmy.

In the News & Documentary Emmys, CrossCurrents…


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Hot Docs Alumni Win at TIFF

Congratulations to Hot Docs Ted Rogers Fund grantee Inconvenient Indian (D: Michelle Latimer, Canada) winning the TIFF 2020 People’s Choice Documentary award!

We also congratulate Hot Docs-Blue…


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Herzog's Fireball & Other Hot Docs Alumni at TIFF

Legendary filmmaker Werner Herzog and professor Clive Oppenheimer have partnered with Apple on an original feature documentary set to explore the mysteries of our galaxy. ***Fireball: Visitors from…


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