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 Domke) and Buddha in Africa (D: Nicole Schafer) selected for the IDFA Bertha Fund.

Also, Hot Docs-Blue Ice Group Documentary Fund recipients won at Durban FilmMart: Lobola: A Bride’s True Price (D: Sihle Hlophe) was awarded the Most Promising Documentary Project; and an Unnamed Project (D: Anonymous) was awarded Sørfond Award for Most Outstanding Documentary Pitch.

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