Hot Docs, Toronto
Worldpremiere! URMILA has been invited to this prestigeous filmfestival. It’s the biggest in North America and we are very happy that they choose our film under a total of 2,735 films submitted to the Festival.
The festival was stunning. Many convincing films, feature ones and shorts. Great audience. Wonderfull programmers. Best festival director. Top city.
Press release of the festival, April 2016:
“Hot Docs has wrapped its 23rd edition with record-breaking audience numbers reaching an estimated 211,000. The 11-day event featured 462 public screenings of 232 films on 15 screens across Toronto, an internationally renowned conference and market for documentary professionals, and Docs For Schools, a phenomenally popular education program for youth. The Festival welcomed more than 310 guest filmmakers and subjects from across Canada and around the world to present their films and take part in special post-screening Q&A sessions with audiences”.
For press releases concerning the film please have a look at: www.urmila-film.com/press/excerpts/