HOT DOCS TO WELCOME INTRIGUING FILM SUBJECTS AND A RECORD NUMBER OF GUEST DIRECTORS AT FESTIVAL SCREENINGS
Toronto, April 19, 2012 – Hot Docs is honoured to welcome a number of guest subjects, including rock star Rick Springfield, director Jennifer Lynch, video game creator Phil Fish, war photographer Don McCullin, artist and Pee-wee’s Playhouse puppeteer Wayne White, and Dahmer-case detective Pat Kennedy, who are featured in films at the upcoming Festival, April 26 to May 6. In addition to guest subjects, 146 directors - a record number - will be in attendance at the Festival to introduce their films and participate in post-screening audience Q&As.
Featured guests are listed below. In most cases, the guests will be present at one or more screenings.