Though it is not entirely revelatory, Who We Are: A Chronicle of Racism in America is a valuable reminder of an ongoing societal affliction.
René Sascha Johannsen’s 7 Years of Lukas Graham is a fascinating and emotionally rich portrait of artist Lukas Forchhammer.
To celebrate Hot Docs' screening of The Sparks Brothers, we take a look at the best tracks and albums featured in Edgar Wright's loving ode to Sparks.
I’m Wanita has it all: heartbreak, great music, and that unquenchable desire to chase your dreams no matter the cost.
Grey Roads constructs a mesmerizing portrait of the complexities of masculinity and a community going through change.
Elizabeth D. Costa’s documentary Bangla Surf Girls manages to offer viewers vivid slices of hope amongst the bleakness.
An intricately conceived film that shows there is no one size fits all approach to healing, One of Ours is a thought-provoking work.
The road to recovery may be long, but Kímmapiiyipitssini: The Meaning of Empathy never loses faith in its subjects or their communities’ ability to rally around them.
An engaging examination of what it means to be free, Someone Like Me reminds us that no one should be forced to hide their true self.
Director Jennifer Holness' Subjects of Desire deftly deconstructs the complicated ways in which race and beauty have intertwined throughout history.
Hot Docs 2021 announced the first 15 titles screening in its Special Presentations program.