The POV team marks 30 years of Hot Docs by looking back at some of the many names and documentaries that defined the festival.
Beba, Beyoncé's Homecoming, Miss Sharon Jones, 20 Feet from Stardom, What Happened, Miss Simon?, and Step are among a wave of docs celebrating Black excellence by women in the arts.
"Some people describe the doc like a show and it definitely plays like a show with the clapping and the cheering," says Step director Amanda Lipitz. "I learned so much from being
Like a confident performer, Step struts up to the stage with a cool swagger and throws down the glove before it makes your spirit soar.