Hot Docs Welcomes New Board Member

Hot Docs is pleased to welcome producer Isabelle Couture (Catbird Productions) to the organization’s Board of Directors.

The entire Board also extends their heartfelt thanks to departing board…

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Hot Docs Hits WCSFP in Stockholm

Hot Docs executive director Brett Hendrie, communications director Jonathan Da Silva, director of sponsorship marketing Jenn Shah and a number of Hot Docs staff will be in attendance at the World…

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Hot Docs Heads to IDFA and More

Hot Docs director of programming Shane Smith, associate director of programming Sarafina DiFelice, and industry programmers Dorota Lech and Heidi Tao Yang will attend the [International Documentary…

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Hot Docs Industry Cross-Canada Tour

This year, Hot Docs’ industry team is travelling across the country to participate in a variety of Doc Ignite workshops, one-on-one meetings and round-table discussions.

Hot Docs’ Doc Ignite…


Hot Docs Hits Mumbai and Bogota

Hot Docs president Chris McDonald will attend the Mumbai Film Festival from October 20 to 27, where he will serve on the international competition jury. Industry…


Hot Docs Alumni Win Emmys

Congratulation to Hot Docs official selection What Happened, Miss Simone? on winning in Outstanding Doc or Nonfiction Special category at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards, and to official selection…

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Hot Docs Hits TIFF, Lunenburg Doc Fest and CCDF

A number of Hot Docs staff, including executive director Brett Hendrie, president Chris McDonald, director of programming Shane Smith, industry programs director Elizabeth Radshaw and associate…

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Two Hot Docs Alumni Premiere at TIFF 2016

Congratulations to Corus-Hot Docs Funds recipient and Hot Docs 2014 Forum project The Skyjacker’s Tale (D: Jamie Kastner) and Hot Docs 2015 Forum project *[An…

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