Less a road movie than a trying-to-get-on-the-road movie, "Alcan Highway" is a rustic, picaresque adventure about a rootless 44-year-old Finn in Alaska, trying to drive to Vancouver in his dream…
Hot Docs Film Festival
There's more than a faint echo of 'Grey Gardens' in this Canadian-gothic portrait of an unusual family business.
The 20th Hot Docs Canadian Intl. Documentary Festival will open on April 25 with Shawney Cohen's feature-helming debut "The Manor" the fest revealed Tuesday.
TORONTO – Gus Holwerda's "The Unbelievers" (pictured), following scientists Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss' crusade to trumpet the importance of science, and A.J. Schnack's "Caucus," a…
Hot Docs wrapped Sunday with encore screenings of Friday night's jury award-winners "Call Me Kuchu" (best international feature) and "The World Before Her" (best Canadian feature) -- just two of…
Fresh from its best docu win at Tribeca, Nisha Pahuja's "The World Before Her" has nabbed Best Canadian Feature at Hot Docs. The jury award comes with $10,000 cash and was one of 10 prizes handed out…
"Only the Young" stands out as the most human and affecting of recent skateboard docus.
TORONTO -- Toronto's 19th Hot Docs fest will open April 26 with "Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry," Alison Klayman's Sundance-preeming portrait of China's renowned artist-activist.
Morgan Spurlock's docu-comedy "Pom Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold" will open the 18th annual Hot Docs festival, which unveiled its full slate of 199 pics, including 33 world preems…
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