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Hot Docs 2014 Review: Vessel

Inspired by the lack of safe and legal abortions across the world, Rebecca Gomperts founded Women on Waves — a Dutch ship that retrieves…

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Hot Docs 2014 Review: Fed Up

Fed Up exposes the food industry’s blatant neglect and manipulation of federal nutrition regulations. Emphasizing the ever growing epidemic of obesity, filmmaker Stephanie Soechtig’s…

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Hot Docs Review: Children 404

In 2013, the Russian government passed a bill that forbids LGBT youths to promote their lifestyle, known as the “gay propaganda” law. In response,…

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Hot Docs 2014 Review: Living Stars

Living Stars has a simple premise. Dozens of Argentinians from all ages and walks of life dance to their favourite hits in their living…

Hot Docs 2014 Review: I Love Kuduro

The Republic of Angola is a nation in Southern Africa, a former Portuguese colony that saw devastation and poverty over several decades of civil…