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Hot Docs Alumni Success Stories

Congratulations to Hot Docs-Blue Ice Group Documentary Fund recipients Behind Closed Doors (D: Yakout Elhababi), Testament (D: Zippy Kimundu, Meena Nanji), Dream Away (D: Marouan Omara, Johanna…


Hot Docs-Blue Ice Group Fund Recipients Head to Durban

Hot Docs industry funds manager Heidi Tao Yang and four Hot Docs-Blue Ice Group Documentary Fund fellows will attend Durban International Film Festival and Durban FilmMart from July 13-23, where they…


Hot Docs Hits KVIFF & GIFF

Hot Docs director of programming Shane Smith will attend Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) in Czech Republic from June 30 to July 8. Shane will also…


Hot Docs Hits Seattle, AFIDOCS, Sheffield and Fresh Pitch

Hot Docs director of programming Shane Smith will attend Seattle International Film Festival, June 7 to 11, to serve on the documentary competition jury and participate in the…


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Hot Docs Welcomes Ryan Harrington as Acting Industry Programs Director

Congratulations to Hot Docs’ Elizabeth Radshaw on the birth of her daughter. While Elizabeth is on parental leave, Hot Docs is pleased to welcome Ryan Harrington as our acting industry programs…


Hot Docs Alumni Success Stories

Hot Docs-Blue Ice Group Fund grantee The Letter (D: Chris King, Maia Von Lekow; Kenya) will pitch at [Sheffield Doc/Fest 2017 Meet…


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Hot Docs Wraps 24th Edition With Record-Breaking Audiences of 215,000

Hot Docs has wrapped its 24th edition with record-breaking audience numbers reaching an estimated 215,000. The 11-day event featured 461 public screenings of 228 films on 15 screens across Toronto,…


Rumble Wins Hot Docs Audience Award & $50,000 Rogers Audience Award

Audience votes have been tallied and the 2017 Audience Award winner is *[Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the…


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