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Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival

Canada
Documentary

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival is North America’s largest documentary festival, conference and market and it is widely considered to be one of the world’s leading documentary events. As well as offering more than 180 cutting-edge documentaries for screening in the Festival, its industry programs provide market, professional development and networking opportunities for the many attending documentary professionals. Last year, the Festival attracted over 2000 delegates, including documentary filmmakers, buyers, programmers, distributors and commissioning editors from around the world.

Hot Docs accepts Canadian and international documentaries of all lengths and subject matter.

Film Length
• Feature Length: 60 minutes or longer
• Mid-Length: 30 to 59 minutes
• Short: under 30 minutes

Awards

2014 - Won - Ghost Train - Best Short Documentary Award

2012 - Won - My Thai Bride - Best Mid-Length Documentary - International Spectrum

2002 - Nominated - Wedding in Ramallah, A - In Competition (nominated) - International Showcase

Screenings

2016 - Made in Australia - Chasing Asylum

2016 - Made in Australia - Another Country

2016 - Made in Australia - Let's Dance: Bowie Down Under

2016 - Made in Australia - In the Shadow of the Hill

2016 - Made in Australia - Opposition, The

2016 - Made in Australia - Putuparri And The Rainmakers

2016 - Made in Australia - Zach's Ceremony

2016 - Redux - 14's Good,18's Better

2016 - Shorts - At Midnight

2015 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Gayby Baby

2015 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Sam Klemke’s Time Machine

2014 - Mystery, Myth & Legend - Darkside, The

2014 - Next - From The Bottom of The Lake

2014 - Shorts - Ghost Train

2014 - Special Presentations - Ukraine is Not a Brothel

2014 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Ghost Train

2012 - International Spectrum - My Thai Bride

2012 - World Showcase - Scarlet Road

2012 - World Showcase - Despite The Gods

2012 - International Spectrum - My Thai Bride

2011 - International Spectrum - Memoirs Of A Plague

2011 - World Showcase - Something to Tell You

2011 - World Showcase - Something to Tell You

2010 - Next - Shadow Play

2009 - World Showcase - Good Man, A

2009 - Next - Intangible Asset Number 82

2008 - International Premiere - Beyond Our Ken

2008 - World Showcase - Searching 4 Sandeep

2007 - International Spectrum - Forbidden Lie$

2007 - World Showcase - Last Days of Yasser Arafat, The

2005 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Land Mines - A Love Story

2004 - International Showcase - President Versus David Hicks, The

2004 - Made In South Africa - Man who Stole my Mother's Face, The

2002 - International Showcase - Wedding in Ramallah, A

2002 - International Showcase - Wedding in Ramallah, A

2001 - International Showcase - ¿Cuántos Colores?

2001 - International Showcase - Remembering Country

2000 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Uncle Chatzkel

2000 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Tosca - A Tale of Love and Torture

2000 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Pozieres

2000 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Memories and Dreams

2000 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Breath, A

2000 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Relative Strangers

2000 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Original Schtick

2000 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Sadness

2000 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - My One Legged Dream Lover

2000 - Hot Docs - Canadian International Documentary Festival - Bush Mechanics