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Streaming Collections & Series

Browse our current slate of curated themes programs and special series streaming on Hot Docs at Home.

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I Curmudgeon: The Personal Films of Alan Zweig

With the theatrical release of his latest film Records, go inside the mind of a true documentary iconoclast whose distinct, introspective style continues to leave an indelible mark.


Spotlight on Ontario

Open your eyes to Ontario-made stories in our latest provincial spotlight. Told through the diverse lenses of the province’s top women filmmakers, the films in this collection examine crucial social issues that resonate within Canada—and around the world.

Presetented in partnership with Ontario Creates


Animal Magnetism

Inspired by the writings of Susan Orlean, the beloved New Yorker staff writer whose new book, On Animals, launches this month on Hot Docs at Home, enjoy a special collection of films exploring how we live with animals, and how they abide by us.


Encore + x Hot Docs

(Re)discover iconic, must-see Canadian documentaries that not only made a massive splash upon their original release—but have continued to influence our culture to this day.

Presented in partnership with Encore+


Japan Through the Lens

From cocktails to design to queer activism, explore the many layers of the unique culture of Japan through five fresh finds, many rarely screened in North America.

Presented in partnership with The Japan Foundation, Toronto.


MADE in Canada

Discover some of the best and brightest homegrown docs from the last five years, as told by world-class Canadian filmmakers.

Presented in partnership with MADE.


Nobel-Winning Authors on Screen

In honour of the annual celebration of the world's greatest storytellers on October 7, we present three wonderful documentaries about Nobel laureates who have reshaped our collective imagination.


Essential Docs

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