Every year Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival gets better and better! This year the film festival is jam packed with the most diverse, emotional and enlightening films yet. If you haven’t been – don’t miss out this Spring!
Thank you to our friends at Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival for gifting Thirty Four Flavours with a stack of #HotDocs19 tickets to get you out there in the sun and ready to catch some wonderful documentaries! Yes, FREE Hot Docs 2019 Tickets!
What are the rules when entering the Thirty Four Flavours and #HotDocs19 Ticket Giveaway?
Simple! Please sign up to Thirty Four Flavours Facebook https://www.facebook.com/thirtyfourflavours, Twitter https://twitter.com/34flavours, or email subscription to enter the draw. When you have signed up please send me a Facebook message, a tweet or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) telling me which #HotDocs19 Ticket Giveaway films you are interested in listed below. The films that follow are pretty special and will be sure to move and inspire you.
Deadline for the Thirty Four Flavours and #HotDocs19 Ticket Giveaway is Tuesday April 23, 2019.
D: Alessandro Cassigoli, Casey Kauffman | Italy
Surviving a broken home on the roughest streets of Naples, an 18-year-old girl spectacularly rises to become Italy’s first female Olympic boxer. But when the spotlight fades after the 2016 Rio Games, is she strong enough to fight for herself?
MON, APR 29 9:45 PM TBLB
D: Andrijana Stojković | Serbia | 60 min
When one of his beloved dingoes falls gravely ill, a reclusive Serbian-Australian writer in Melbourne delves into painful memories and his life’s work, revealing a personal tragedy that speaks to Australia’s colonial past.
The Woman, The Man and a Dog
D: Andrés Navarrete | Ecuador | 19 min
FRI, MAY 3 9:15 PM TBLB
WHEN WE WALK
D: Jason DaSilva | USA, Canada | 79 min CC
Recently divorced, the filmmaker attempts to relocate closer to his young son, but confronts the harsh inequity of the US Medicaid system, which would prevent him from accessing the care he needs to live while battling advanced multiple sclerosis.
MON, APR 29 6:30 PM BADER
MAGIC LIFE OF V
D: Tonislav Hristov | Finland | 85 min
Armouring herself with a fairy-tale alter ego through live-action role play, a young woman cannot let go of memories of childhood abuse until she’s ready to step out of her elaborate fantasy world and face the real monster from her past.
WED, MAY 1 9:45 PM TBLB
D: Pia Hellenthal | Germany | 84 min
Refusing to fix her own identity and career in permanence, the enigmatic protagonist of this thoroughly millennial character study proves through selfies, sex scenes and social media that online, you can be everything and nothing at once.
TUE, APR 30 8:00 PM SCOTIA
D: Ian Cheney, Martha Shane | USA | 84 min
Explore the evolution of emojis, the colourful and creative pictorial language that surged from a simple set of icons to a swiftly evolving linguistic phenomenon that is reshaping how we communicate.
TUE, APR 30 9:30 PM HOT DOCS CINEMA
Happy Hot Docs Film Watching!