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Use a Festival Package

We’re very excited to present the 2021 Hot Docs Festival, April 29 to May 9.

Festival 5-Pack and 12-Pack holders, and Doc Soup subscribers can now use their packages to book tickets.

Inventory is limited so please book early to avoid disappointment. All films will be avilable to stream from April 29 to May 9 unless otherwise indicated.


  1. Sign in with your username or email.
  2. Navigate to the film list and select your film. On the film page, click on the GET TICKET button.
  3. Select the $0 – Package option, and click ADD TO CART.
  4. After adding to your cart, you can return to the list of films to get more tickets. Once you have selected all your films, proceed to checkout to finalize your order.

After you check out, you will receive a confirmation email with streaming instructions.


The fine print

Confirmation emails are sent automatically. If yours does not arrive promptly, please check your junk or spam folder. If you do not receive the email within 30 minutes of checking out, please contact [email protected]

Due to the constraints of our ticketing system, packages cannot be shared.

Films can only be streamed within Canada.

Once you start your stream, you will have 48 hours to finish viewing the film. You may watch or restart the film as many times as you like within this 48-hour window.

All sales are final and non-refundable. No exchanges or refunds for unused tickets.

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Presenting Platinum Partner

  • logo Scotia Wealth Management

Founding Partner

  • logo Rogers

Signature Partner

  • Logo Cbc Gem

Presenting Partners

  • logo Crave
  • logo Netflix

Major Supporters

  • logo Celebrate Ontario
  • logo telefilm