Celebrating their 20th Anniversary, the festival runs from October 14-19 and showcases 38 Canadian Black, Indigenous, Asian, South Asian, Middle Eastern and Latinx Directors. The lineup has the hundreds of racially diverse Canadian producers, writers, actors and crew members involved in the creation of these films.
Founded in 2000, the Reelworld Film Festival and Reel World Screen Institute are groundbreaking initiatives in Canada promoting racially diverse talent in cast and crew. Its founder, Tonya Williams is featured on our Reel Inspiration Podcast: Episode 7 – find it here.
Ontario residents – Get your online pass to the festival: here