CTFF 2018: 13th annual CaribbeanTales International Film Festival kicks off in Toronto

TORONTO – The 13th annual CaribbeanTales International Film Festival was kicked this week with exciting Opening Night Street Gala at Capitol Trattoria Pizzeria and Screening at The Royal Cinema.

From pioneers to trendsetters, the organizers of CTFF 2018 hosted and celebrated trailblazers who have forged new paths!

“We thank every single helping hand in making the night a success including our beautiful guests! We plan on continuing the celebration of Caribbean Film and Filmmakers for next few weeks. Be sure to take a look at our programming below and take advantage of our All Access Festival Pass while quantities last,” they said.

A Glimpse of Opening Night Sep 5th

Featured Screenings


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Moments To Remember

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September 5th, 5:30pm – CTFF2018 OPENING NIGHT: TRAILBLAZERS
Shorts: Black Doll | Queen of Hearts
Feature: A Special Preview Screening of HERO – Inspired by The Extraordinary Life and Times of Mr. Ulric Cross

September 12th, 8:00pm – CTFF2018 SHINE YA LIGHT
Shorts: Ariane’s Sky | C’est Moi | Accidentals | 3 Days in July | Hearts of Steel | Bonum
Feature: Nang by Nang
Tickets: https://ctff2018shineyalight.eventbrite.ca

September 13th, 6:00pm – CTFF2018 BUILDING BRIDGES

Shorts: The Haircut | Sin Ayo || Paladin | Mare
Features: Unfinished Sentences || Deep End
Tickets: https://ctff2018buildingbridges.eventbrite.ca

September 14th, 6:00 pm – CTFF2018 DRAW FIRE
Shorts: Roots/Routes
Feature: Hall
Tickets: https://ctff2018drawfire.eventbrite.ca

September 15th, 6:00pm – CTFF2018 RISE UP: QUEER & HERE
Shorts: Anoche | Passing
Feature: Saturday Church
Tickets: https://ctff2018riseup.eventbrite.ca

September 15th, 8:45 PM – CTFF2018 SHADES OF JUSTICE
Shorts: Lessons Injustice | The Deliverer
Feature: Not in my Neighbourhood
Tickets: https://ctff2018shadesofjustice.eventbrite.ca

September 19th, 7:00 PM – CTFF2018 REDEMPTION TALES
Shorts: Kinto | Abeeku and The Maroons | The Incursion | Rasta’s Journey Home
Feature: Dancehall’s Asian Ambassadors
Tickets: https://ctff2018redemptionsongs.eventbrite.ca

Thursday, September 20th – CTFF2018 TORCHSONG: HAITI
Shorts: Haitian Chicken in Tijuana | Sound of the Future: HAITI
Feature: It Stays With You: Use of Force by UN Peacekeepers in Haiti
Tickets: https://ctff2018torchsong.eventbrite.ca