TVO - Makes you think
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About this Playlist
The documentaries in this playlist offer a compelling selection of TVO produced documentaries covering a diverse range of everyday issues. From the politically charged “Bill 160” to the touching “Nursing on the Front Line”, TVO gets behind the issues and explores every angle. You will find insightful filmmaker interviews from “The View From Here”, TVO's multi-Gemini Award-winning premiere Canadian series. Additionally, Hot Docs is delighted to present two finalists from the Allan King Film Festival.
Selected Films (16)
Scott Symons on Toronto
A Day in the Life of Toronto's Metro Children's Aid
The Trappist Monks of Hockley Hills
Racial Tolerance in Markham
The Life of a Suburban Lawn Mowing Fanatic
Tree Planting in Hearst Ontario
The Canadian Police College in Ottawa
A Feature Profile on Stuart McLean
Yonge Street: The End of the Road
The Rosedale Spoiler?
Ontario Meets Stockwell Day
A Day with Parliament Hill Reporter Julie Van Dusen
Think Again about Censorship
How Science Thinks
Think Again about Water
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- Reel Asian
- Showcasing alumni filmmakers from past Reel Asian festivals.
- The Images Festival
- The Images Festival looks at the dynamics of accessibility.
- Doc Challenge
- A timed competition where filmmakers have 5 days to make a short doc.
- Brian Linehan
- Brian Linehan was best known for his celebrity interviews.
- Toronto sounds good. It always has.
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- NFB films have influenced the works of filmmakers around the world.
- Industry Corner 2009
- Video and audio captures of all public series' and industry sessions at Hot Docs.
- Industry Corner 2010
- Festival Industry Sessions from 2010
- Industry Corner 2011
- Festival Industry Sessions From 2011
- Industry Corner 2012
- Festival Industry Sessions From 2012
- Industry Corner 2013
- Festival Industry Sessions From 2013
- Industry Corner 2014
- Hot Docs Industry Sessions Knowledge Capture
- Industry Resources
- Resources to be used in conjunction with video captured 2013 industry sessions.
- Doc Library films with educational resources for high school.
- Inspirit Foundation
- Docs about pluralism and diversity of beliefs
- Filmmaker Interviews
- Interviews and Q&A's
- Aids/HIV Docs
- THE PLIGHT OF HOMELESSNESS
- Docs on Homelessness
- FOR MUSIC LOVERS
- Docs for Music Lovers
- Films about Canada
- LOVE, THE MANY DOCUMENTED THING.
- Docs About Love
- DEALING WITH DISABILITY
- Docs on Dealing with Disabilities
- GROWING OLD GRACEFULLY
- Docs on Aging
- THE WONDER YEARS?
- Films about Growing Up
- CANADA’S OWN WONDER OF THE WORLD
- Niagara Falls
- DEATH IN ALL ITS FORMS
- Films About Dealing with Death