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Twelve Hot Docs Alumni Make Oscar Shortlist

Crime + Punishment, The Distant Barking of Dogs, Minding the Gap, Of Fathers and Sons, On Her Shoulders, Shirkers, The Silence of Others, Three Identical Strangers and *Won’t You Be…


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Hot Docs & Bertha DocHouse Partner for Second Edition of Hot Docs London

Hot Docs and Bertha DocHouse are excited to partner for a second year to present another edition of Hot Docs London, a special screening series showcasing critically acclaimed documentaries from this…


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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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Top 20 Audience Picks - May 6

Voted on by audience ballot, here are the top 20 films in the running for the 2018 Audience Award.

Films in contention for the $50,000 Rogers Audience Award for Best Canadian Documentary


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