Hot Docs 2018: directory of reviews

The Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival has arrived. We've reviewed more than 65 documentaries so far – and there's more to come.

NOW’s film department has been busy watching selections from Hot Docs 2018! Here’s what we’ve reviewed so far. Keep checking back for more reviews.

* is a critics’ pick (NNNN or NNNNN)


306 Hollywood


*The Accountant of Auschwitz

*Active Measures

Afghan Cycles

Alt-Right: Age Of Rage

Anote’s Ark


*Barbara Rubin And The Exploding NY Underground

*Bathtubs Over Broadway

*Behind The Curve

*The Bill Murray Stories: Life Lessons Learned From A Mythical Man

*Bisbee ’17

*Blowin’ Up

*The Blue Wall

*Call Her Ganda

Chef Flynn

The Cleaners

*Commander Arian: A Story Of Women, War And Freedom

*Constructing Albert

*Crime + Punishment

*The Devil We Know

*Don’t Be Nice

Dreaming Murakami

The Game Changers

Golden Dawn Girls

The Heat: A Kitchen (R)evolution (see related cover story here)

*I, Dolours

I Used To Be Normal: A Boyband Fangirl Story

I’m Leaving Now

Letter From Masanjia

*Love, Gilda

Love, Scott

Maj Doris



*Minding The Gap

More Human Than Human

Mr. Fish: Cartooning From The Deep End

My War


*Obscuro Barroco

*On Her Shoulders

*The Oslo Diaries

*Our New President

*People’s Republic Of Desire

*Pick Of The Litter

Playing Hard


*Pumpkin Movie

Queercore: How To Punk A Revolution

*Roll Red Roll


Slut Or Nut: Diary Of A Rape Trial (see related story here)

*Strand: Under The Dark Cloth

*Take Light

The Trolley


*United Skates

*United We Fan

Victory Day

Witkin & Witkin

Women Of The Venezuelan Chaos

*Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

Yellow Is Forbidden

Yours In Sisterhood

Leave your opinion for the editor...We read everything!

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *