Hdpf Pass Banner

Hot Docs Podcast Festival Passes & Tickets

Festival passes and tickets now on sale!

Hot Docs Members save on passes and get free access to a selection of prime live events! Join now.

Explore the Festival schedule>>

Box Office sponsored by

Podcast Festival Pass

As a passholder, you get:

• Access to stream all 25+ Festival events and sessions (January 27-29, 2021)
• Exclusive access to daytime sessions—including panels and close ups with groundbreaking voices
• Exclusive access to library of on-demand “20 Questions with…” sessions (January 27 - February 28)
• Extended streaming access to all event recordings after the festival period (until February 28, 2021)
• Live chat with other attendees

Pass Prices

Hot Docs Member


Sign in to access member discount




All pricing listed in Canadian dollars (CAD)

Single Tickets

A selection of prime live events are also available for individual purchase. Tickets for these events are free for Festival passholders and Hot Docs Members, and $14.99 regular price.

The Epic Adventures of Radiolab
Reckoning with Race: 1619 and Nice White Parents
The Post-Trump World: What’s Next for Political Podcasts with Crooked Media
Stories for Beautiful Nerds: Roman Mars on The 99% Invisible City
Nostalgia Trip: Pop Chat meets You’re Wrong About
Stories that Slay: Roxane Gay in conversation with New York Magazine’s The Cut

All remaining live and on-demand festival programming is available exclusively with a Festival pass.

Hot Docs Podcast Festival, presented in partnership with:

  • Hot Docs Podcast Festival, presented in partnership with:

Major Partner

  • Major Partner

Box Office Sponsor

  • Box Office Sponsor

Event Sponsors

  • Event Sponsors



Media Sponsor

  • Media Sponsor

Hot Docs Cinema Presenting Partner

  • Cbcdocs Web

Cinema Box Office Sponsor

  • Logo Crave 2019