Archive for April, 2015

Hot Docs’ ‘Show me the Funny’ showcases stand-up & sketch comedy


Hot Docs’ ‘Special Presentations’ demands your attention – Hot Docs’ “Special Presentation” section features several stories from which we can learn and highlights some issues we can still change.

Hot Docs’ ‘Nightvision’ pushes film subjects to the outer limits

Hot Docs’ ‘Screen on Screen’ puts movies at the forefront – Film is a medium that can often be self-reflexive, analysing itself and its players. These types of documentaries are slotted into Hot Docs’ “Screen on Screen” program.

What’s ‘Next’ at this year’s Hot Docs – Hot Docs’ “Next” program takes fans behind-the-scenes to discover little know secrets about pop culture phenomena, all while being creative themselves.

‘Canadian Spectrum’ is Hot Docs’ salute to home – Hot Docs shines a spotlight on homegrown documentaries in its “Canadian Spectrum” program, which’s subjects extend beyond the country’s borders.

New on DVD for April 21 – This week’s releases include great horror contributions from the past and present; an epic release for an epic film; some of the earliest and hottest dance battles; and an unconventional turn for Ryan Reynolds.