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Wednesday, April 17, 3:00 PM

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Shake Hands with the Devil: The Journey of Roméo Dallaire National Canadian Film Day

We mark National Canadian Film Day with this free screening of groundbreaking documentary that feels just as important today as it was 20 years ago.
  • D: Peter Raymont
  • Canada
  • 2004
  • 90 min
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Sunday, April 21, 1:30 PM

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The Lorax Family Screenings

Celebrate Earth Day with Hot Docs and the Ontario Science Centre! Inspire climate action in your young ones with this film based on the Dr. Seuss classic that has inspired generations to speak for the trees.

$7.50 for 12 and under

  • D: Chris Renaud
  • USA
  • 2012
  • 86 min
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Saturday, May 11, 10:00 AM

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Westminster Dog Show: Canine Celebration Day: Free Live Broadcast

Celebrate hot dogs at Hot Docs! The perfect weekend activity for dog lovers young and old, don’t miss canines of all kinds performing incredible feats on the big screen.

This livestream will be on the big screen from 10 am to 4:30 pm. Stay for the day or pop in at any time. Be sure to book your free ticket in advance!

Sunday, May 12, 7:30 PM

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Grey Gardens Mother's Day

Dry clean those fur coats and come down to the cinema for a special Mother's Day screening of the documentary cult classic featuring Big and Little Edie Beale.
  • D: David Maysles, Albert Maysles, Ellen Hovde & Muffie Meyer
  • USA
  • 1976
  • 94 min
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Saturday, June 15, 9:00 PM

a man with a microphone singing in a phone booth

For Viola: We Will Be Brave

Follow the journey of Toronto's 'Good Guise' collective, who are committed to sparking conversations around healthy masculinity through art.
  • D: Chrisann Hessing
  • Canada
  • 2023
  • 78 min
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