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Hot Docs 2017 Short Film Pitch Winner Announced

On Tuesday, May 2, Hot Docs and BravoFACT presented the Hot Docs Short Film Pitch last night, giving six Canadian filmmaking teams the opportunity to pitch their short documentary projects to a live…


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$100,000 first look Pitch Prizes Announced at Hot Docs Forum

At the opening of the Hot Docs Forum this morning it was announced that new pitch prizes totalling $100,000 CAD will be awarded to two participating projects as part of Hot Docs first look, a new…


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Montreal-Based Producer Daniel Cross Named 2017 Don Haig Award Recipient

Hot Docs is pleased to announce that Montreal-based producer Daniel Cross has been named this year’s recipient of the Don Haig Award. The Award, now in its twelfth year, is presented by the Hot…


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2017 Festival Welcomes Special Guests & Filmmakers

Hot Docs is honoured to welcome a number of special guests, including fashion designer Zac Posen, actor and comedian Gilbert Gottfried, scientist and activist Bill Nye, Buddhist monk and human rights…


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Hot Docs Alumni Around the World

On April 19, Hot Docs, the Canadian High Commission and Doc House London will co-present a screening of 2016 Hot Docs audience award winner *[Angry…


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Hot Docs Partners to Expand Festival’s Accessibility

Hot Docs has partnered with Culture Link and the Institute for Canadian Citizenshipto offer their clients,…


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Closed Captioning and Described Sound for Select Screenings

Hot Docs is pleased to offer closed captioning and/or described sound (audio description) for select feature film screenings at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema, TIFF Bell Lightbox and Scotiabank Theatre…


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Festival Lights Up Venues Across Toronto

From April 27 to May 7, Toronto’s downtown will be taken over by Hot Docs screenings, audiences and international delegates. From the Annex to Yorkville, and the University of Toronto campus to the…


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