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ISAIAH WASHINGTON NAMED 2017 TORONTO BLACK FILM FESTIVAL AMBASSADOR

ISAIAH WASHINGTON NAMED 2017 TORONTO BLACK FILM FESTIVAL AMBASSADOR STAR TO ATTEND OPENING NIGHT AS GUEST SPEAKER ON DIVERSITY, FEBRUARY 15, 2017 Isaiah Washington   Toronto, ON (February 9, 2017) – The Fifth Annual Toronto Black Film Festival (#TBFF17) is proud to announce the attendance of ISAIAH WASHINGTON as a Guest Speaker at its Opening… Read more »

TORONTO BLACK FILM FESTIVAL 2017 ANNOUNCES FULL PROGRAMMING ! (Short Version)

TORONTO BLACK FILM FESTIVAL #TBFF17 TO SHOWCASE 40 FILMS FROM 20 COUNTRIES   FIFTH ANNUAL FESTIVAL MARKS BLACK HISTORY MONTH, FEBRUARY 15-19, 2017   TORONTO (January 19, 2017) – The Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF), one of Canada’s premier festivals for black films, announces its full programming line-up with a focus on black global diversity…. Read more »

TORONTO BLACK FILM FESTIVAL 2017 ANNOUNCES FULL PROGRAMMING !

TORONTO BLACK FILM FESTIVAL 2017 ANNOUNCES FULL PROGRAMMING   FIFTH ANNUAL FESTIVAL MARKS BLACK HISTORY MONTH, FEBRUARY 15-19   Toronto, ON (January 19, 2017) – Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF), presented by TD Bank in collaboration with Global News, announces the official program and events lineup for its fifth annual Festival running February 15-19, 2017…. Read more »

BLACK PANTHER FOLLOW-UP DOC KICK-STARTS 5th ANNUAL TORONTO BLACK FILM FESTIVAL

BLACK PANTHER FOLLOW-UP DOC KICK-STARTS 5th ANNUAL TORONTO BLACK FILM FESTIVAL  Stanley Nelson’s ‘Tell Them We Are Rising’ explores Black education and revolution in unapologetic documentary  Toronto (January 11, 2017) – Toronto Black Film Festival launches February 15th to 19th, 2017 for its fifth year with PBS documentary ‘Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story… Read more »

Tribute to ALFRE WOODARD at Toronto Black Film Festival #TBFF16 !

Oscar-nominated actress ALFRE WOODARD will receive inaugural CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD at 4th annual Toronto Black Film Festival #TBFF16   Followed by the International Premiere of Ben Bowman’s KNUCKLEDHEAD + Q&A  Saturday, February 13, 2016, 9PM at Jackman Hall – Art Gallery of Ontario Tickets on sale now: www.torontoblackfilm.com   Toronto, January 26, 2016 – Award-winning… Read more »

Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF) announces line-up !! (short)

Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF) announces line-up Fourth annual festival marks Black History Month, runs February 10 – 14, 2016 www.torontoblackfilm.com #TBFF16   Toronto, January 20, 2016 – The Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF) announced today the programming line-up for the 4th edition of the festival, presented by Global News in collaboration with TD Bank,… Read more »

Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF) announces line-up !!

Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF) announces line-up Fourth annual festival marks Black History Month, runs February 10 – 14, 2016 www.torontoblackfilm.com   Toronto, January 20, 2016 – The Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF), presented by Global News in collaboration with TD Bank, today announced its official lineup featuring the best in black cinema from around… Read more »

MEDIA ADVISORY Programming for 4th Annual Toronto Black Film Festival to be Unveiled, January 20

MEDIA ADVISORY   Programming for 4th Annual Toronto Black Film Festival to be Unveiled, January 20 January 11, 2016, TORONTO – Media are invited to attend a press conference unveiling the programming line-up for the 4th Annual TorontoBlack Film Festival (TBFF) presented by Global News in collaboration with TD Bank on Wednesday, January 20, 2016…. Read more »

The 4th TBFF unveils South African drama as festival opener: THINA SOBABILI (The Two of Us)

The 4th Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF) unveils South African drama as festival opener: THINA SOBABILI (The Two of Us) will open #TBFF16 as an Ontario Premiere, Hosted by the award-winning director Ernest Nkosi Tuesday, February 10, 2016 at Isabel Bader Theatre – 7:30PM Presented by Global News   South Africa’s submission to the 88th Annual… Read more »

SAVE THE DATE Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF) 4th Edition February 10 – 14, 2016

SAVE THE DATE Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF) 4th Edition February 10 – 14, 2016 www.torontoblackfilm.com   Toronto, December 22, 2015 – The 4th Annual Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF) will run from February 10 to 14, 2016 and will be presented by Global News in collaboration with TD Bank. With an increased number of… Read more »