An Invitation to attend our GALA LAUNCH

(Click on invitation to enlarge) Tickets are now available for CaribbeanTales Youth Film FestivalGALA LAUNCH on Thursday January 29th 2009 @ 6pm Featuring “The Rosa Parks Story”A film by renowned international directorJULIE DASH(Daughters of The Dust) Ms. Dash will join us for the Launch and Q&A after the film. SilverCity Yonge Egnlinton2300 Yonge StToronto On…

Youth Film Festival Targets Educators & Highschool Students During Black History Month!

CaribbeanTales YOUTH FILM FESTIVAL Celebrating Black History Month – February 2009 Click here to view Program and Schedule. February 2009, CaribbeanTales will showcase a unique series of films and documentaries, from and about the African diaspora. Each screening will represent a broad range of experiences that both celebrates and educates on the richness and diversity…

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

THE 2009 CaribbeanTales 4th ANNUAL FILM FESTIVAL Canada’s One and Only Forum Showcasing The Best of Caribbean Cinema, At Home and Abroad, Classical and Creole, Digital and Celluloid, This Year Puts The Spotlight on “Caribbean Film – A Tool For Education and Social Change” North America’s premier stand-alone Caribbean Film Festival is accepting submissions for…

The Grenada Story: 25 Years After the US Invasion

MEMORY AND RENEWAL 25 years After the US Invasion: The Grenada StoryA Series of Performances, Readings, reflectionsOctober 30 – November 1, 2008 Pan-Caribbean Futures 25 years after GrenadaDATE: October 30, 12-2 p.m.PLACE: History Seminar room, Room 2098, Sidney Smith Building,University of Toronto, 100 St. George StreetBrian Meeks (Department of Government, University of the West Indies,…

International Director Stephanie Black attending Canadian Premier of AFRICA UNITE at the Revue Thursday.

>>>>> Purchase Tickets Online <<<What: Acclaimed film director Stephanie Black will be in Toronto to attend the Canadian premiere of her powerful Bob Marley documentary Africa Unite. This premiere will kick off Toronto’s 3rd Annual CaribbeanTales Film Festival. Stephanie will also attend the VIP reception preceding the screening. Where: VIP reception at the River Restaurant…

CaribbeanTales announces a summer screening of A Winter Tale at HARMONY NIGHT – a powerful evening of film, music and performance hosted

With the 3rd Annual Film Festival just days away, CaribbeanTales’ Artistic Director Frances-Anne Solomon announces Harmony Night hosted by Dwayne Morgan. This evening of screenings, discussions and performances will celebrate our Jamaican Canadian connections and engage youth through cinema, music videos and guest appearances. Supported by TD Financial Group, Harmony Night will take place on…

Legendary Jamaican talents to be honoured, remembered at the 3rd Annual CaribbeanTales Film Festival’s Night of Tribute

Toronto – July 3, 2008 A number of renowned Jamaican filmmakers and actors will be honoured at a special awards ceremony on Saturday, July 12, 2008 as part of the 3rd Annual CaribbeanTales Film Festival. Founded by award-winning filmmaker Frances-Anne Solomon, this year’s festival, entitled Fokus Jamaica, will highlight the works of Jamaican artists and…

Once more with feeling…

Sorry folks, I forgot two very important workshops: with Ras Kassa and “Chappy” St. Juste. This should be complete… Enjoy. >>>>> Purchase Tickets Online <<< FESTIVAL PROGRAM[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c3iBiCEjwXY&hl=en]Thursday July 10, 2008 Opening Night Gala$20. 6:00 pm: Wine & Cheese VIP Party, River Restaurant7:30 pm: Shorts Program Opening Night Feature – Africa Unite by Stephanie Black, The…