True and unabashed passion is always a pleasure to encounter in a filmmaker. This enthusiasm makes Sparaga’s new film United We Fan, which has its world premiere at Hot Docs, such a
"I started my career as a journalist and I still think what I’m doing is a form of journalism. I think it’s a career of asking questions and a career of curiosity,"
The old-fable existences are no more The fascinating race has emigrated The fair humanities of old religions That had their haunt in date or piny mountain Or chasms and watery depths —
In honour of Hot Docs’ 25th anniversary, the POV team picks some of the highlight films and events from the festival so far. Allan King, Lifetime Achievement Award, 1998 During the 60s, when documentaries
The notion that an Indigenous spelling bee competition could serve as the cohesive force to unite disparate First Nations children across Canada under one nation, as the title of Hot Docs’s 2017
Master doc-makers D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus on their new film Unlocking the Cage and other career highs like The War Room and Don’t Look Back.
Joe Berlinger discusses his latest film Tony Robbins: I Am Not Your Guru about the popular and controversial motivational speaker. The doc debuts at Hot Docs 2016.