Toronto-based companies Blue Ice Group and KinoSmith have inked a deal to create Blue Ice Docs, a full-service distribution company that will fund and acquire non-fiction Canadian and international…
If you want to take the temperature of the documentary, go to Toronto in the spring, when Hot Docs delivers its cinema-crazed citizenry the cream of global nonfiction.
TORONTO — On the eve of the 20th edition of Hot Docs, Kinosmith has sparked sales action nabbing Canuck rights to world-preeming opener "The Manor" and to Gabriela Cowperthwaite's Sundance hit…
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…
American documentary master Les Blank will receive Hot Docs' Outstanding Achievement award and a retrospective of his 50-year career at the fest, it was announced Tuesday.
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…
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…