An image of a shadow on a wall—moving slowly with the light across the room—speaks deeply to a feeling of lost hours and days that most, if not all, those suffering from endometriosis can relate to. I know I do. Short film This is Endometriosis, playing as a part of this year’s Hot Docs slate, […]
The pandemic hasn't slowed down the Hot Docs Podcast Festival, the annual celebration of all-things audio storytelling. Here are the 2022 highlights.
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.
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.
Ann Shin's A.rtificial I.mmortality ponders if our afterlife will be a digital one.
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.
Hot Docs Podcast Festival 2021 goes virtual Jan 27-29 and will celebrate “the podcasts and creators that keep us together while we’re apart.”
They Call Me Dr. Miami spotlights America’s most famous plastic surgeon and examines the impact of body modifications on selfie culture.
Take a look at this week’s line-up of films, special series, and events available through Hot Docs at Home.