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The documentary festival hands out 13 prizes including best Canadian feature Read more

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The British-Tamil musician talked Netflix, Ghomeshi and Chinese investment in Sri Lanka at the Canadian premiere of her documentary Read more

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Mike Ford

The British-Tamil musician encountered a few hiccups en route to her Hot Docs appearance in Toronto Read more

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Mike Ford

British-Sri Lankan musician is scheduled to attend Hot Docs screening in Toronto on May 2 Read more

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

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Samuel Engelking

The Toronto activist says collaborating on the film with director Kelly Showker "gave me my power back" Read more

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Samuel Engelking

Director Maya Gallus’s timely film shows how gifted women are transforming kitchen culture and grappling with its hierarchies and misogyny Read more

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United Skates, Bisbee '17, Red Roll Red and Of Fathers And Sons have been making waves at Sundance and other film fests ahead their Toronto premieres Read more

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From the opening night film, The Heat, to features about activists Mandi Gray, Nadia Murad and Madonna Thunder Hawk, this year's slate is full of strong female portraits Read more

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A look back at the landmark films and guests on the festival's quarter-century anniversary Read more

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If you can’t score tickets to these films at Hot Docs, fear not – catch them in theatres or online in the coming months Read more

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From Donald Trump and the alt-right movement to police brutality and cyber-bullying, these much-anticipated films promise to examine hot-button Read more

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