Ctff2016 #BlackLoveMatters feat. God Willing, Yuli (Si Bondye vle, Yuli)
CTFF2016 night celebrating #BlackLoveMatters
The winning films from the #BlackLoveMatters Short Film Challenge will be screned this night.
Co-presentors: The Black Daddies Club, Black In Canada, The Africa Channel, Toronto Black Film Festival - TBFF
His Father's Son
(Adjani Salmon, 2015, UK/Jamaica; 11)
SUMMARY: His Father's Son is a short film about Jimmy, a teenager struggling to be seen as a man in his Caribbean father's eyes
(Red Frederick, 2015, Trinidad & Tobago; 5)
SUMMARY: In the aftermath of a painful relationship an estranged daughter goes on a journey to detox herself from years of miscommunication and broken promises
God Willing, Yuli (Si Bondye vle, Yuli)
(Jean Jean, 2015, Dominican Republic; 70)
SUMMARY: Yuli, a Haitian woman has lived in the Dominican Republic for more than 35 years. The child, who made Yuli cross the border in the beginning of the 80’s, is back and finds out that his mother after all this time is still trying to fix her situation because of the Regularization Plan the Dominican government has launched and he reveals the daily struggles of many through her story.
The Royal Cinema - Toronto
608 College Street, Toronto, ON, Canada