6 questions for change-maker Tonya Lee Williams Founder and director of Reelworld Film Festival, Tonya Lee Williams has been a force to be reckoned with in Toronto for a number of years. With Reelworld, she changed the game for creators of colour, finally giving them a voice and a platform. Prior to initiating the
The Festival is proud to bring to this year’s programming a number of notable films representing the Francophone and French community.
<>CARIBBEANTALES Announces the TEN PROJECTS that will take part in the 7th Annual CaribbeanTales Market Incubator (CTI) Presented by FLOW.</> For Immediate Release: July 8, 2016 CaribbeanTales and FLOW announced the ten successful participants of the 2016 CaribbeanTales Incubator Program, presented by Flow, at a packed Media Launch on July 6th at the Royal Cinema
This year for the first time the CTI is sponsored by Flow, the Caribbean’s leading TV and communications provider, as part of its commitment to the development of the Caribbean filmmaking industry.
The 10th Annual CaribbeanTales International Film Festival announced its award recipients on Saturday September 19, at the closing ceremonies. This year 16 feature-length and 35 short films in Official Competition, including dramas and documentaries from 25 countries covering all genres and themes, screened over 10 days at the Royal Cinema in Toronto. The 2015 Incubator
Ten teams of Caribbean filmmakers from nine different countries have been selected to attend the 2015 CaribbeanTales Incubator Program (CTI), taking place in Toronto, Canada, from September 8th to 13th. The CTI, now in its sixth year, is a marketing and financing platform that offers selected Caribbean and Diaspora filmmakers an opportunity to
CaribbeanTales International Film Festival 2015 Celebrates 10 Years, with an Outstanding Program of Films and Shorts. #CTFF2015 For Immediate Release: July 20th, 2015 At a recent media launch held at the Consulate General for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in Toronto on July 8th, CaribbeanTales unveiled its 2015 Program. The standing- room-only event featured
New Orleans, Louisiana, May 29th 2015 (Sonique Solutions) – CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD) presented an important panel discussion on the unique role of film and new digital technologies in healing the historical hurts created by our colonial past, that have fueled divisions between Africa and the Creole cultures of the Caribbean and the Americas. The presentation took place
Bridgetown, Barbados, 22nd May 2015. For Immediate Release CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD), the region’s premier distribution platform for Caribbean film and television content, has received a 3-year funding commitment to provide eight partial scholarships a year to regional audiovisual content producers to attend its renowned CaribbeanTales Incubator Program (CTI). The funding is provided by the
CaribbeanTales International Film Festival 10th Anniversary Celebrations GET 2 FREE TICKETS FOR A SPECIAL FILM SCREENING!! CaribbeanTales International Film Festival is proud to partner with 25 insideout Toronto LGBT Film Festival http://insideout.ca Presenting a co-production from the Dominican Republic, Argentina and Mexico. SAND DOLLARS (DÓLARES DE ARENA) http://insideout.ca/torontofestival/film/sand-dollars May 25, 2015 – 7:15 p.m. –
Bridgetown, Barbados (Sonique Solutions) April 17th, 2015 CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD) has recently amped up its efforts to boost the global Caribbean film industry via new acquisitions to its growing film roster. The initiative is an integral part of CTWD’s ‘3D Distribution Project’, financed by the EU’s ACPCultures+ Program. The new acquisitions include feature length
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bridgetown, Barbados – March 8th 2015. The dates are set for the highly anticipated 10th anniversary celebrations of the CaribbeanTales International Film Festival (CTFF). To the delight of fans, film aficionados and cultural connoisseurs, the famed festival returns to the exciting downtown Toronto core from Sept. 9th 2015. To kick off
Bridgetown, Barbados – January 31st 2015. CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD), the region’s premier distribution platform for Caribbean film and television content is proud to launch its first Production Support Program, which continues to build on CaribbeanTales’ vision of creating strong, original, sustainable Caribbean film and television content for the international market. The Production Support Program,
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bridgetown, Barbados (Sonique Solutions) – November 3 2014. Barbados-based film distribution company CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD) has received a major funding grant from the ACPCultures+ Program, financed by the European Union and implemented by the ACP Group of States for ‘The 3D Distribution Project’ (3D) that will enhance CTWD’s digital, domestic and
The awards for Caribbean Tales International Film Festival have been announced. We had a tremendous turnout this year and would like to extend our thanks to this ever growing community for all of your support. Filmmakers were awarded at the Royal Theater on September 10, 2014 are are listed as follows: Best Picture Award: “Dal
The World Premiere screening of No Bois Man No Fraid, a feature documentary directed by Trinidad and Tobago filmmaker, Christopher Laird, will kick off the Red Carpet Gala at the 8th annual CaribbeanTales Toronto Film Showcase. The event opens the Festival’s main film showcase, which is co-produced with the Harbourfront Centre and will take place