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Hot Docs Celebrates 30 Years of Excellence in Documentary Storytelling April 27 to May 7

Hot Docs 30th Anniversary Festival Announces Lin Alluna's Debut Feature Doc Twice Colonized as Opening Night Film

Special Presentations Program Features World Premieres of High-Profile Films

Big Ideas presented by Scotia Wealth Management Returns for 10th Festival

Canadian Spectrum to Premiere New Works by Canadian Directors

International Spectrum Competitive Program Reflect a Changed New World

Made In Program to Spotlight Urgent New Docs from Ukraine

Focus On Event to Celebrate Prolific Canadian Film Researcher Elizabeth Klinck's Contribution to Documentary Cinema

World Showcase Program Offers Global Perspectives on Issues Facing Diverse Communities from 31 Countries

Artscapes Program Explores the Lives & Works of Artists & Creators

Nightvision Program Conjures Tales of the Supernatural, the Troubling World of Deepfakes & the 1980s Satanic Panic

Persister Program Shares Stories of Women Speaking Up & Being Heard

Markers Program Celebrates Boundary-Pushing and Genre-Defying Works

Deep Dive Program Brings World Premieres of Long-Form Episodic Series to Hot Docs 2023

The Changing Face of Europe Program Highlights Contemporary, Uniquely European Stories of Identity, Belonging & Struggle

2023 Human Kind Program Spotlights Stories of Kindness, Connection & Collaboration

Hot Docs and SAP to Screen Roads to Regeneration Shorts Program at 2023 Festival

Hot Docs Festival to Premiere Seven Short Docs from Canadian Filmmakers for Citizen Minutes: Series 2

Podcasts Take the Stage at 30th Anniversary Hot Docs Festival 

Hot Docs Honours Pioneering Chinese American Filmmaker Christine Choy with 2023 Outstanding Achievement Award

Hot Docs Festival Celebrates 30 Years of Documentary Excellence on Screens Across Downtown Toronto

30th Annivesary Festival to Present Free A Wall Is a Screen: Toronto Film Walk at Ontario Place

Over $140,000 in Cash & Prizes to Be Awarded at Hot Docs Festival

Hot Docs Kicks off 30th Anniversary Celebration with Donation Matching Campaign

Hot Docs 2023 to Feature New Docs by Toronto Filmmakers

Eight Hot Docs Film Fund & Market Program Alumni to Screen at 30th Anniversary Festival

Hot Docs Forum Announces Lineup of 2023 Project Selections

Docs For Schools Offers Free Screenings to Middle and High School Students Across Canada

Hot Docs 2023 Programming Team

Hot Docs by the Numbers: Quick facts on the 2023 Festival

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