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We consider every film that comes through our Festival and industry programs a part of the family. To show our ongoing support, we are offering Hot Docs Alumni a variety of benefits and discounts. Are you a Hot Docs Alumni?
If you have questions about benefits or haven't received your information package, contact [email protected]

Members of the Hot Docs Alumni include:

  • Directors of films that have received funding via the Hot Docs-Blue Ice Doc Fund, Hot Docs Ted Rogers Fund, CrossCurrents Doc Fund or the Hot Docs-Slaight Family Fund
  • Teams who have pitched their projects at the Hot Docs Forum or Hot Docs Deal Maker
  • Fellows of Doc Accelerator emerging filmmaker labs
  • Directors whose films have screened as an Official Selection at the Hot Docs Festival

Festival Benefits

  • Discount on All-Access Pass: Experience all the Festival has to offer.
  • Alumni label in Hot Docs Online Community: Once registered, Alumni will enjoy increased visibility in our Online Community.

Year-Round Benefits

  • Artist Services: From online tools to project consultation and professional insight, we’re here to help you with your upcoming projects.
  • Hot Docs Jots Profile: Have a new project in the works? Have some exciting news? Be featured on our Hot Docs Jots industry blog.
  • Discount on a Hot Docs Gold Membership: Only $199 for a Hot Docs Gold Membership, which offers a unlimited number of free films and more.
  • Hot Docs Laurels: If you have a Hot Docs supported film, you can use our laurels in your marketing.

Please note: Hot Docs Alumni benefits subject to change.

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