Venues By John Barduhn

Festival Venues

Between April 25 and May 5, venues across Toronto will be taken over by Hot Docs screenings, audiences and international delegates.


Crave logoCRAVE Box Office at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
506 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON M6G 1K6
Email: [email protected] | Phone: 416.637.3123
Hours: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM


PUBLIC VENUES
Click on the arrows below for venue and accessibility details.


Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema (506 Bloor Street West)

Arriving/Lines

  • Accessible public transit & accessible parking lot within 200m of venue
  • Bike locking posts/racks available
  • Outdoor ticketholder & rush lines

Lobby/Cinema/Screening

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & cinema seating
  • Step-free cinema seating available
  • Service animals permitted
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Support persons accompanying a person with a disability must have a ticket but will not be charged admission
  • List of onsite Hot Docs representative who can assist patrons in different languages
  • Hearing assist devices for all screenings & assistive devices for screenings offering closed captioning and described sound, subject to equipment availability
  • Licensed concession offering beer & wine; accessible water fountain on site

Download Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema venue & accessibility details

Aga Khan Museum (77 Wynford Drive)

Arriving/Lines

  • Accessible public transit & accessible parking lot within 200m of venue
  • Internal ticketholder line & outdoor rush line

Lobby/Cinema/Screening

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating
  • Step-free cinema seating available
  • Elevator access to all levels
  • Service animals permitted
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Support persons accompanying a person with a disability must have a ticket but will not be charged admission
  • List of onsite Hot Docs representative who can assist patrons in different languages
  • Assistive devices for screenings offering closed captioning, subject to equipment availability
  • No food or drink inside theatre, bottled water only; accessible water fountain on site

Download Aga Khan Museum venue & accessibility details

Cinesphere (955 Lakeshore Boulevard West)

Arriving/Lines

  • Accessible public transit & accessible parking lot within 200m of venue

Lobby/Cinema/Screening

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating
  • Step-free cinema seating available
  • Elevator access to all levels
  • Service animals permitted
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Support persons accompanying a person with a disability must have a ticket but will not be charged admission
  • List of onsite Hot Docs representative who can assist patrons in different languages

Download Cinesphere venue & accessibility details

CBC Docs Screening Room, Isabel Bader Theatre (93 Charles Street West)

Arriving/Lines

  • Accessible public transport within 200m of building
  • Bike locking posts/racks available
  • Outdoor ticketholder & rush lines
  • Limited use of rope barriers

Lobby/Cinema/Screening

  • Low height ticket counter
  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating
  • Step-free cinema seating available
  • Service animals permitted
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Support persons accompanying a person with a disability must have a ticket but will not be charged admission
  • List of onsite Hot Docs representative who can assist patrons in different languages
  • Assistive devices for screenings offering closed captioning, subject to equipment availability
  • No food or drink inside theatre; bottled water only

Download Isabel Bader Theatre venue & accessibility details

DOCX: Autodesk Technology Centre (661 University Avenue, Suite 100)

Arriving/Lines

  • Accessible public transport & accessible parking lot within 200m of building
  • Bicycle locking posts or racks on site

Lobby/Cinema/Screening

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating available
  • Elevator access to all levels
  • Public seating in reception/lobby area
  • Service animals permitted in venue
  • Accessible water fountain on site
  • Minimum age of 13 for all DocX projects

Download Autodesk Technology Centre at the MaRS Discovery District venue & accessibility details

Fox Theatre (2236 Queen Street East)

Note: The Fox is not accessible (3 stairs once inside building + 3 stairs to washroom)

Arriving/Lines

  • Bike locking posts/racks available
  • Outdoor ticketholder & rush lines
  • Limited use of rope barriers

Lobby/Cinema/Screening

  • Service animals permitted
  • Support persons accompanying a person with a disability must have a ticket but will not be charged admission
  • List of onsite Hot Docs representative who can assist patrons in different languages
  • Assistive devices for screenings offering closed captioning, subject to equipment availability
  • Licensed concession offering beer & wine; tap water available from concession


Download Fox Theatre venue & accessibility details

Goethe-Institut Toronto, Goethe Media Space (100 University Avenue, North Tower, 2nd Floor)

For venue details, please visit www.goethe.de

Innis Town Hall (2 Sussex Avenue)

Arriving/Lines

  • Outdoor path in good condition & walkway well lit at night
  • Bike locking posts/racks available
  • Outdoor ticketholder & rush lines
  • Limited use of rope barriers

Lobby/Cinema/Screening

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating
  • Step-free cinema seating available
  • Service animals permitted
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Support persons accompanying a person with a disability must have a ticket but will not be charged admission
  • List of onsite Hot Docs representative who can assist patrons in different languages
  • Assistive devices for screenings offering closed captioning, subject to equipment availability
  • No food or drink inside theatre, bottled water only; accessible water fountain on site

Download Innis Town Hall venue & accessibility details

Hart House Theatre (7 Hart House Circle)

Arriving/Lines

  • Accessible parking lot within 200m of venue
  • Bike locking posts/racks available
  • Partial internal ticketholder line & outdoor rush line

Lobby/Cinema/Screening

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating
  • Step-free cinema seating available
  • Elevator access to all levels
  • Service animals permitted
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Support persons accompanying a person with a disability must have a ticket but will not be charged admission
  • List of onsite Hot Docs representative who can assist patrons in different languages
  • Assistive devices for screenings offering closed captioning, subject to equipment availability
  • No food or drink inside theatre, bottled water only; accessible water fountain on site

Download Hart House Theatre venue & accessibility details

Scotiabank Theatre Toronto (259 Richmond Street West)


Arriving/Lines

  • Accessible public transport & accessible parking lot within 200m of building
  • Bike locking posts/racks available
  • Internal ticketholder lines & outdoor rush line

Lobby/Cinema/Screening

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating
  • Step-free cinema seating available
  • Elevator/escalator access to all cinema levels
  • Service animals permitted
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Support persons accompanying a person with a disability must have a ticket but will not be charged admission
  • List of onsite Hot Docs representative who can assist patrons in different languages
  • Assistive devices for screenings offering closed captioning and described sound, subject to equipment availability
  • Licensed lounge offering beer & wine that can be taken into cinemas; accessible water fountain on site

Download Scotiabank Theatre Toronto venue & accessibility details

TIFF Bell Lightbox (Reitman Square, 350 King Street West)

Arriving/Lines

  • Accessible parking lot within 200m of building
  • Bike locking posts/racks available
  • Internal ticketholder lines & outdoor rush line

Lobby/Cinema/Screening

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating
  • Step-free cinema seating available
  • Elevator/escalator access to all levels
  • Service animals permitted
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Support persons accompanying a person with a disability must have a ticket but will not be charged admission
  • List of onsite Hot Docs representative who can assist patrons in different languages
  • Hearing assist devices for all screenings & assistive devices for screenings offering closed captioning and described sound, subject to equipment availability
  • Licensed lounge offering beer & wine that can be taken into cinemas; water fountain on site

Download TIFF Bell Lightbox venue & accessibility details



INDUSTRY VENUES
Click on the arrows below for venue and accessibility details.

CBC Docs Industry Centre (Victoria College, 93 Charles Street West)

Arriving/Lines

  • Accessible public transport within 200m of building
  • Bicycle locking posts or racks on site

Building

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating available
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Elevator access to all levels
  • Public seating in reception/lobby area
  • Service animals permitted in venue
  • Accessible water fountain on site

Download CBC Docs Industry Centre venue & accessibility details

Goldring Student Centre (150 Charles Street West)

Arriving

  • Accessible public transport within 200m of building
  • Bicycle locking posts or racks on site

Building

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating available
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Elevator access to all levels
  • Public seating in reception/lobby area
  • Service animals permitted in venue
  • Accessible water fountain on site

Download Goldring Student Centre venue & accessibility details

Hart House Building (7 Hart House Circle)

Arriving

  • Accessible campus street parking within 200m of building
  • Bicycle locking posts or racks on site

Building

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating available
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Elevator access to all levels
  • Public seating in reception/lobby area
  • Service animals permitted in venue

Download Hart House venue & accessibility details

Northrop Frye Hall

Arriving

  • Accessible public transport within 200m of building
  • Bicycle locking posts or racks on site

Building

  • Wheelchair accessible entrance & seating available
  • All-gender accessible washroom on site
  • Elevator access to all levels
  • Public seating in reception/lobby area
  • Service animals permitted in venue
  • Water fountain on site

Download Northrop Frye Hall venue & accessibility details



Notice of Temporary Disruption

In the event of a planned or unexpected disruption to services for customers with disabilities, Hot Docs will notify customers promptly. This clearly posted notice will include information about the reason for the disruption, its anticipated length of time, and a description of alternative venues or services, if available.

The notice will be placed at the venues, as well as on our website.

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