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Top 20 Audience Favourites & Rogers Award Winner

On May 5, the Rogers Audience Award for Best Canadian Documentary, which recognizes the top Canadian feature as determined by audience poll with a cash prize of CAD 50,000, was announced at a free encore screening at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema. Yintah (D: Jennifer Wickham, Brenda Michell, Michael Toledano | P: Jennifer Wickham, Brenda Michell, Michael Toledano, Bob Moore | Canada) received the prize, courtesy of Rogers.

Hot Docs Audience Awards
At the close of the Festival, it was determined that Yintah also placed first in the overall audience poll, winning the Hot Docs Audience Award. The top mid-length film in the audience poll was Fire Tower and the top short film was Nothing Special.
  1. Yintah
  2. American Cats: The Good, the Bad, and the Cuddly
  3. A Mother Apart
  4. Black Box Diaries
  5. Wilfred Buck
  6. Luther: Never Too Much
  7. The Ride Ahead
  8. Echo of You
  9. Any Other Way: The Jackie Shane Story
  10. Kelly – Someone Else's Dream
  11. My Dad's Tapes
  12. Secret Mall Apartment
  13. Red Fever
  14. A French Youth
  15. Teaches of Peaches
  16. Devi
  17. Singing Back the Buffalo
  18. Porcelain War
  19. Disco's Revenge
  20. This Is Going to Be Big

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