Skip to main content

The Globe and Mail

Hot Docs 2016: What documentaries should you see at this year's fest?

With more than 200 documentaries to choose from at Hot Docs 2016, which ones will you see? Below, you can find The Globe and Mail's guide to what to see at the fest, which runs through May 8. You can sort reviews by title, rating, reader rating or date added. Check back here throughout the festival for updates and The Globe's take on the buzziest documentaries.

The following mini-reviews of select films at Hot Docs 2016 are rated on a system of 0 to 4 stars. For detailed screening information see hotdocs.ca.

Sort films by:

Jump to film:

Interactive by CHRISTOPHER MANZA / THE GLOBE AND MAIL
Report an error Licensing Options
Comments

The Globe invites you to share your views. Please stay on topic and be respectful to everyone. For more information on our commenting policies and how our community-based moderation works, please read our Community Guidelines and our Terms and Conditions.

We’ve made some technical updates to our commenting software. If you are experiencing any issues posting comments, simply log out and log back in.

Discussion loading… ✨

Combined Shape Created with Sketch.

Combined Shape Created with Sketch.

Thank you!

You are now subscribed to the newsletter at

You can unsubscribe from this newsletter or Globe promotions at any time by clicking the link at the bottom of the newsletter, or by emailing us at privacy@globeandmail.com.