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New Dates for the Toronto African Film & Music Festival will be August 24 - 27, 2017.
Stay tuned for more information in the coming weeks and months ahead!

JOB POSTING TAFMF is looking for a CFO

The Toronto African Film & Music Festival is seeking a CFO for the 2016 season. If you have a background in financing of the arts in both private and public, we want to hear from you.

Duties would include securing funding from both private and public funds, establishing new business for the festival, possible expansion over 5 year term, work with the Executive Director and the Creative Director to establish a workable business plan to achieve short and long term goals to the future success of the Toronto African Film & Music Festival.

Candidates please send your CV in a pdf format to:
info @ torontoafricanfilmmusicfest dot com

The Toronto African Film & Music Festival is proud to be a presenting partner to the Reelworld Film Festival on March 8, 2015.
TAFMF will co-present the following 2 films at Reelworld this year!

PAN! Our Music Odyssey

Director: Jérôme Guiot
Type of Premiere: North American
Genre: Docu-drama
Country of Origin: Trinidad and Tobago
Year: 2014
Film Length: 80 min


Pan is an instrument, an ensemble and music. It was created in Trinidad during the 1940's when urban street gangs turned oil drums into tonal instruments, and orchestras. Trinidad remains the Mecca, each year attracting men and women who stake all on their art and passion to compete for the world championship of Pan. PAN! is a human adventure, showing from its genesis through re-enactment stories to its propagation all around the world.

Treacherous Heart

Director/ Writer/ Producer: Kathyrn Fasegha
Type of Premiere: Ontario
Genre: Drama
Country of Origin: Canada
Year: 2012
Film Length: 90 min


Treacherous Heart is an inspirational love story about a young Canadian woman of African descent struggling with love, conflict and forgiveness as she faces an arranged marriage. The story sheds light on her struggles to bridge her two worlds and find love on her own terms. Treacherous Heart also highlights the issue of culture clash between immigrant parents and their first-generation Canadian children.

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2014 Best Film Award goes to African Gothic, and 2014 Audience Choice Award goes to Great Obligations, Congratulations!


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Welcome to TAFMF!

The Toronto African Film & Music Festival will be August 26-31, 2014!
Please stay tuned for our up and coming 2014 season!!

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TAFMF is dedicated to celebrating African culture and history. TAFMF showcases the works of filmmakers and musicians from over 50 countries, in Africa, with the emphasis on film, music and fashion produced or co-produced within the African continent or North America.


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