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Transformer Wins 2018 Hot Docs Audience Award & $50,000 Rogers Audience Award

The votes are in! The Hot Docs Audience Award winner is Transformer (D: Michael Del Monte; Canada), which tells the story of a father, ex-marine and world-record powerlifter facing a singular…


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Hot Docs Wraps 25th Anniversary Edition With Record-Breaking Audiences of 223,000

Hot Docs has wrapped its 25th edition with record-breaking audience numbers reaching an estimated 223,000. The 11-day event featured 471 public screenings of 247 films on 16 screens across Toronto,…


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Hot Docs Forum and Deal Maker Wrap With Over $137,000 in Cash Prizes Awarded

The Hot Docs Forum, Hot Docs’ key international co-financing market event, and Hot Docs Deal Maker, Hot Docs’ curated one-on-one pitch meeting program, wrapped after two days of brisk pitching,…


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Ina Fichman Named 2018 Don Haig Award Recipient

Hot Docs is pleased to announce that Montreal-based producer Ina Fichman has been named the 2018 Don Haig Award recipient. The Don Haig Award is presented to an outstanding Canadian independent…


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2018 Big Ideas Presented by Scotia Wealth Management

This year’s edition of the Big Ideas presented by Scotia Wealth Management offers audiences the opportunity to experience five thought-provoking documentaries.

Following the screening hear,…


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