I of the Water and The Sandbox win the first look prizes at the 2023 Hot Docs Forum, which returned to form in an in-person event this year.
The Hot Docs Incubator, part of Hot Docs and Netflix’s Canadian Storytellers Project, announces five projects for inaugural edition.
19 projects will pitch at the 2023 Hot Docs Forum, representing 16 counties and 23 filmmakers, including several Canadian productions and co-productions.
Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers wins Canadian Screen Awards for Best Documentary Kímmapiiyipitssini: The Meaning of Empathy and Best Actress for Night Raiders.
Summer of Soul wins the Allan King Documentary Award from the Toronto Film Critics Association
Shasha Nakhai’s feature documentary debut Take Light is an absorbing character-driven study of the country’s fight for sustainability amidst post-colonial corruption. Nakhai’s film highlights ordinary citizens caught within a power struggle both