|April 26 - May 6, 2012 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival |
Hot Docs opens this week, presenting 189 films from 51 countries! Over 50 screenings have gone rush, and tickets and passes are selling fast! Don't miss your chance to see these incredible docs. Hot Docs tickets, packages and passes can be purchased online, by phone at 416-637-5150, or in person at the documentary Box Office located at 783 Bathurst Street.
MEET THE PROGRAMMERS AT THE documentary BOX OFFICE THIS SUNDAY
Come out the Nescafé Dolce Gusto café at the documentary Box Office on Sunday, April 29, at noon, and meet director of programming Charlotte Cook and members of the Hot Docs programming team. Have a coffee, chat about docs, and get inside tips on what's hot at this year's Festival!
HOT DOCS LIVE! ADDS HALIFAX THEATRE
Hot Docs is pleased to announce that Hot Docs Live! is coming to Halifax. The Canadian premieres of CHINA HEAVYWEIGHT! and INDIE GAME: THE MOVIE, special interactive discussions with the filmmakers and special guests, all simulcast live from the newly opened Bloor Hot Docs Cinema on May 2 and 3. Tickets for Halifax screenings can be obtained at www.empiretheatres.com
April 26 - May 6, 2012
Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival
May 16, 2012
Shaw Media-Hot Docs Funds Application Deadline
CHECK OUT THE DOC TALKS SERIES
Doc Talks is an exciting series of hour-long conversations with festival filmmakers offering their insights into documentary filmmaking and storytelling. This year's sessions will highlight innovative technology for documentary filmmaking, the challenge of creating cinematic impact, and long form story-telling with director Stacy Peralta (BONES BRIGADE: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY). Doc Talks will be hosted by AJ Schnack on May 2, 3 and 4, and are presented by the National Film Board of Canada.
TVO'S DOC STUDIO FEATURED FILMMAKER
TVO is proud to support the 2012 Hot Docs Festival. Our commitment to Canada's POV doc filmmaking community led to the successful launch in 2011 of Doc Studio, TVO's online space where filmmakers share their passion and creativity. This year, we will feature the work of Hot Docs award winner Shelley Saywell (In the Name of the Family), who will also provide mentoring to emerging filmmakers. To learn more, visit docstudio.tvo.org
The Hot Docs EBULLETIN is Sponsored by documentary
CHECK OUT www.documentarychannel.ca FOR MORE INFORMATION
Hot Docs, North America's largest documentary festival, conference and market, presents its 19th annual edition from April 26 to May 6, 2012. An outstanding selection of 170+ documentaries from Canada and around the world will be presented to Toronto audiences and international delegates. Hot Docs also mounts a full roster of professional development and market events and services
for documentary practitioners, including the renowned Hot Docs Forum and The Doc Shop.
Hot Docs is proud to acknowledge Scotiabank Group, Rogers, Telefilm Canada and documentary as Presenting Partners.
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