The Hot Docs’ industry conference and market offers professional development, networking and business opportunities to filmmakers and industry professionals at all levels of experience. The event takes place yearly in Toronto, Canada. Also called the Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, the event is North America’s largest documentary film festival, conference and market.
The 2015 edition of the festival had a record attendance of approximately 200,500.
As of 2016, the cost of attendance was approximately $345 – $845.