WHAT: Press Conference to announce the line up for the CaribbeanTales Toronto Showcase and Incubator that will be held from Sept 4th -15th 2012 at the Harbourfront Centre ; updates from CaribbeanTales about this year’s events; and to introduce the Steering Committee of the Toronto Showcase.
WHEN: Monday, July 23th, 2012 at 6-9 p.m.
WHERE: Consulate General for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in Toronto, 185 Sheppard Avenue West Toronto Ontario M2N 1M9 Canada.
WHO: Founder and CEO of CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution, Frances-Anne Solomon; Consul General for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr. Vidhya Gyan Tota-Maharaj ; Diana Webley, Artistic Associate, Harbourfront Center; hosted by Motion Live.
WHY: The creativity of Canadian and Caribbean Diaspora filmmakers will once again be the focus of the 7th Annual CaribbeanTales Film Showcase that will take place at the Harbourfront Centre, from Sept 4th – 15th 2012.
The Caribbean Diaspora’s most dynamic film festival group — with bases and events in Toronto, Barbados and New York, and partnerships across the region and the globe — announces the line-up for its 2012 Showcase and hugely successful Incubator program, now in its 3rd year; as well as workshops, and events targetted at famiy youth and industry.
CaribbeanTales showcases Caribbean themed films of all genres, celebrating the unique voice of the Caribbean in all its shapes, incarnations and diversity, including: culture, comedy, animation, sci-fi, diapora stories, stories of cultural identity and multicultural identity and relationships.