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Festival Passes & Tickets

Passes for the 2021 Festival, April 29 to May 9, are on sale to members. Passes will be on sale to the public beginning November 17.

The 2021 Festival lineup and single tickets will be available in March.

Hot Docs at Home offers on-demand streaming of new releases, our popular Curious Minds Speaker Series, special events and more. Pluse members get exclusive access to free premium content. Become a member today!



We’re thrilled to introduce the Hot Docs Unlimited Festival Pass for the 2021 Festival, April 29 to May 9. At this time, we aim to present a hybrid festival, offering audiences online streaming as well as live screenings and special events in accordance with public health guidelines.

The ultimate experience for doc lovers, use your Unlimited Festival Pass to:

  • Get guaranteed access to all Festival films streaming online - more than 150 titles
  • Access exclusive extended viewing windows for many Festival films
  • Enjoy a new user-friendly passholder interface - just log in and start streaming
  • Take advantage of an exclusive early access ticket purchasing window for live screenings and events (to be confirmed)

On sale to members now. On sale to the public November 17.
Plus, Hot Docs Members save 10%. Become a member today!

Limited quantities available. Passes are non-transferable. On sale to Ontario residents only.

Questions? Email us at [email protected].

Early Price (Until Jan 14) Regular Price (After Jan 14)

Unlimited Festival Pass





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