YOU ARE INVITED TO CaribbeanTales @TIFF 2011

Meet the filmmakers, hear their pitches, attend screenings and the fetes http://caribbeantales-events.com   September 6, Tuesday – Opening Night  6 p.m. – 11 p.m./ Lakeside Eats, Harbourfront Centre             Welcome Dinner and meet the filmmakers September 7, Wednesday  6 p.m. – 9 p.m./ Lakeside Terrace, Harbourfront Centre             Opening “Fete” – hosted by the Consulate General…

CAMERON BAILEY TO BE HONORED IN TORONTO

TORONTO (September 1, 2011) – A well-known Barbadian-Canadian media personality and film curator will be honoured at the 2011 CaribbeanTales Film Showcase next week. British-born Cameron Bailey, co-director responsible for the vision and execution of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), will be honoured on Wednesday, September 7 at Harbourfront’s Lakeside Terrace during the opening…

MAJOR CARIBBEAN FILMS TO PREMIERE IN TORONTO

Trailers available here:Calypso Rose: The Lioness of the Jungle: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YtzCPDBA3SoGhett’a Life: http://www.ghettalifethemovie.comThe Skin: http://theskinahamafilm.wordpress.com CAPTION: Living legend, Calypso Rose.  TORONTO (August 23, 2011) – The international curtain goes up in Toronto for three significant Caribbean films at the 2011 CaribbeanTales Toronto Film Showcase. The trio of major Caribbean cinematic offerings will be screened during the sixth…

Filmmaker In The Newz : Ian Harnarine

Ian Harnarine’s short film DOUBLES WITH SLIGHT PEPPER has been accepted into TIFF. Ian is an alumnus of the 1st CaribbeanTales Incubator in Toronto in 2010, where he met and began working with Mariel Brown, Tony Hall and other CT Incubator participants. Months later, and with their support in casting and crewing, he was shooting…

15 Outstanding Caribbean Filmmakers will participate in Unique Incubator Program

Frances-Anne Solomon, CEO of CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution, the region’s premier film marketing and distribution entity, this week announced that fifteen (15) top Caribbean filmmakers will participate in CTWD’s highly effective Market Incubator Program.   The Program, now in its second year, trains Caribbean content creators in the all-important packaging and marketing of films, and will…

CARIBBEAN FILMMAKERS SCHOLARSHIP FUND LAUNCHED

TORONTO (July 29, 2011) – Filmmakers across the Caribbean region can apply for scholarships to attend this September’s CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution’s Toronto Film Showcase and Market Access Program in Toronto. Announcing the CaribbeanTales Scholarship Fund at a Toronto press conference last week, Frances-Anne Solomon, CEO of CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribition, said the new fund will allow filmmakers…