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  • CaribbeanTales International Film Festival 2015 Celebrates 10 Years

    CaribbeanTales International Film Festival 2015 Celebrates 10 Years, with an Outstanding Program of Films and Shorts. #CTFF2015 For Immediate Release: July 20th, 2015 At a recent media launch held at the Consulate General for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in Toronto on July 8th, CaribbeanTales unveiled its 2015 Program. The standing- room-only event featured […]

  • CTWD Highlights the Healing Power of Film at 2015 Caribbean Studies Conference

    New Orleans, Louisiana, May 29th 2015 (Sonique Solutions) – CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD) presented an important panel discussion on the unique role of film and new digital technologies in healing the historical hurts created by our colonial past, that have fueled divisions between Africa and the Creole cultures of the Caribbean and the Americas. The presentation took place […]

  • 8 New Scholarships ​for Caribbean Film and Television Producers

    Bridgetown, Barbados, 22nd May 2015. For Immediate Release CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD), the region’s premier distribution platform for Caribbean film and television content, has received a 3-year funding commitment to provide eight partial scholarships a year to regional audiovisual content producers to attend its renowned CaribbeanTales Incubator Program (CTI). The funding is provided by the […]

  • Special Screening of SAND DOLLARS

    CaribbeanTales International Film Festival 10th Anniversary Celebrations GET 2 FREE TICKETS FOR A SPECIAL FILM SCREENING!! CaribbeanTales International Film Festival is proud to partner with 25 insideout Toronto LGBT Film Festival http://insideout.ca Presenting a co-production from the Dominican Republic, Argentina and Mexico. SAND DOLLARS (DÓLARES DE ARENA) http://insideout.ca/torontofestival/film/sand-dollars May 25, 2015 – 7:15 p.m. – […]

  • CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution Acquires Exciting New Slate of Film

    Bridgetown, Barbados (Sonique Solutions) April 17th, 2015   CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD) has recently amped up its efforts to boost the global Caribbean film industry via new acquisitions to its growing film roster. The initiative is an integral part of CTWD’s ‘3D Distribution Project’, financed by the EU’s ACPCultures+ Program. The new acquisitions include feature length […]

  • Film Festival Launches its 10th Anniversary Celebrations with Caribbean Spirit

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bridgetown, Barbados – March 8th 2015. The dates are set for the highly anticipated 10th anniversary celebrations of the CaribbeanTales International Film Festival (CTFF). To the delight of fans, film aficionados and cultural connoisseurs, the famed festival returns to the exciting downtown Toronto core from Sept. 9th 2015.    To kick off […]

  • From Pitch to Production: A New Era in Caribbean Series Development

    Bridgetown, Barbados – January 31st 2015. CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD), the region’s premier distribution platform for Caribbean film and television content is proud to launch its first Production Support Program, which continues to build on CaribbeanTales’ vision of creating strong, original, sustainable Caribbean film and television content for the international market. The Production Support Program, […]

  • All-Star Filmmaking Team to Steer ‘The 3D Distribution Project’

    Bridgetown, Barbados – December 10th, 2014. CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution, (CTWD) this week announced the impressive international team of top film and cultural industry talent that will implement the “3D Distribution Project” an innovative project financed by the ACP Cultures+ Programme of the European Union.  The aim of the 3D Project – which stands for Digital, […]

  • Toronto: Caribbean Filmmakers Launch SVOD Service

    CaribbeanTales-TV draws on a 300-strong library of content, including Geoffrey’s Dunn’s “Calypso Dreams” and Maria Govan’s “Rain.” TORONTO – Caribbean film and TV series now have their own online VOD channel. The Toronto-based CaribbeanTales Group on Thursday launched CaribbeanTales-TV, a subscription video streaming service, while attending the Toronto International Film Festival.   For a $9.99-per-month […]

  • CARIBBEANTALES ANNOUNCES: The 9th CaribbeanTales International Film Festival (CTFF 2014)

    CaribbeanTales celebrates “Our Lens, Our Perspective“ The 9th annual CaribbeanTales International Film Festival (CTFF), returns to Toronto beginning September 3 – 13 with special community screenings on July 26 and August 30th. The festival showcases Caribbean films from 15 selected countries around the Region with public, community and online screenings. This includes 10-feature length and 20 short films in competition for the CTFF Audience […]

  • Shot in arm for Caribbean films

    Thursday, November 06, 2014      REGIONAL film distributor, CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD), has received a shot in the arm through a major funding grant from the European Union. Founder of the CTWD, producer and film-maker Frances-Anne Solomon is pleased with this latest development which she sees as going a far way to put regional […]

  • CaribbeanTales Gets Major EU Grant

    Published: Wednesday | November 5, 2014 Frances-Anne Solomon, CEO of CaribbeanTales/ CTWD. Contributed Barbados-based film distribution company, CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution (CTWD), has received a major funding grant from the ACPCultures+ Programme, financed by the European Union (EU) and implemented by the ACP Group of States for The 3D Distribution Project (3D), which will enhance CTWD’s […]