Delikado follows environmental crusaders, as they try to stop politicians and businessmen from destroying Palawan in the Philippines.
NAME OF FESTIVAL: Hot Docs
WHERE: Toronto, Canada
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Hot Docs was founded in 1993 by the Documentary Organization of Canada (formerly the Canadian Independent Film Caucus), a national association of independent documentary filmmakers.
In 1996, Hot Docs became a separately incorporated organization with a mandate to showcase and support the work of Canadian and international documentary filmmakers and to promote excellence in documentary production.
Each year, Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival—North America's largest doc festival, conference and market—presents over 200 cutting edge films from around the world.
CATEGORY: WOMAN. Phyllis Ellis’ Documentary Asks ‘Who is a woman and who gets to decide?’ | Video – Watch Clips
Phyllis Ellis’ documentary Category: Woman focuses on athletes who were/are being blocked because of the naturally occurring amount of androgen.
IMAGES OF A NORDIC DRAMA, Art Documentary by Nils Gaup to Intl Premiere at Hot Docs | Teaser Trailer
Directed by Nils Gaup, the documentary Images of a Nordic Drama will have its International Premiere at Hot Docs 2022.
Filmmaker Reed Harkness documents his younger brother Sam, dealing with the disappearance of his mother in the documentary Sam Now.
More Than I Remember, the animated documentary on child refugees, will have its international premiere at Hot Docs film festival.
FACELESS Trailer – Jennifer Ngo’s Intimate Portrayal of Four Young Protestors in Hong Kong Premieres at Hot Docs
Watch the new teaser trailer for the documentary Faceless, Jennifer Ngo’s intimate portrayal of four young protestors in Hong Kong.
“You Are Not A Soldier is an ode to survival and love. It is my anti-war sigh,” says director Maria Carolina Telles. “The film is also a way of talking about overcoming grief.”
SEYRAN ATES: SEX, REVOLUTION AND ISLAM – Documentary Film on Bisexual Muslim Feminist and Human Rights Activist at Hot Docs
Seyran Ateş, a Turkish-German bisexual Muslim feminist and human rights activist, founded the Ibn Ruschd-Goethe mosque, the first liberal and LGBT friendly place of worship for Muslims in Germany.
THE SPOKESWOMAN, Documentary on María de Jesús Patricio, the First Indigenous Woman to Run for Mexican Presidency to Premiere at Hot Docs
Filmmaker Luciana Kaplan returns to Hot Docs film festival for the international premiere of her latest documentary The Spokeswoman.
Watch First Trailer for DIRTY TRICKS, Yes Studios’ Documentary Chronicling Cheating Scandal in Competitive Bridge
Dirty Tricks” offers an inside look at the world of competitive bridge, exposing a massive cheating scandal threatening to bring down the sport.
The Face of Anonymous criss-crosses the continent to track the exploits of Commander X, one of the most iconic and divisive figures in the international “hacktivist” network known as Anonymous.
Hot Docs Festival announced the 15 documentary films in the 2021 Special Presentations program, showcasing high-profile premieres, award winners.