CaribbeanTales is a registered Canadian Charity no. 87896 4618 RR0001, committed to building community here in Canada because it leads to healthy individuals, intercultural understanding, and healthy communities. We are also committed to building a global community between Canadians and like-minded artists, cultural entrepreneurs and community builders throughout the Diaspora.
HOW YOU CAN HELP
Your donations will help us to engage local communities, empower emerging filmmakers and producers, and bring our stories to audiences worldwide. There are currently two main ways that you can get involved and support us:
CTFF 2019 Youth Community Program
The CaribbeanTales International Film Festival features screenings and discussions and wide range of themes of relevance and interest to Caribbean and diverse audiences. Our programming empowers young people through positive reflections of and debate on Caribbean stories, issues and culture.
How you can help:
Your donations will enable youth from Toronto’s communities to attend and participate in CTFF 2018 screenings and talk back sessions for free.
CARIBBEANTALES SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Each year CaribbeanTales supports between 8-12 emerging Canadian and Caribbean Diaspora filmmakers to attend the renowned CaribbeanTales Incubator Program in Toronto, Canada.
The CTI is a year-round training and production program that includes:
– 1 month of online training;
– one week of intensive training in Toronto with international experts;
– a high-profile pitching session at TIFF in front of international industry experts;
– the opportunity for 3 Pitch Winners to participate in an 12-month mentorship with experienced Executive Producers to take their project from Pitch to Production (PSP)
How you can help:
Your donation will go towards lowering the costs for Producers from Canada, the Caribbean region, and its Diaspora to attend this unique program. Through your support of the CaribbeanTales Scholarship Fund, you are playing an important role in the development and growth of the Caribbean film industry.
Specific initiatives that your donations can support include: