Diaspora Film Festival

DFF provides Toronto audiences with an
opportunity to experience the cultural mosaic
of the present world through the medium
of cinema.

2016 Festival
Highway to Hellas

Highway to Hellas

Aron Lehmann, Germany, 2015, 89 min, in German and Greek with English Subtitles North American Premiere Winner, Pusan International Film Festival 2015: Busan Bank Award. The Germans are coming! To snoop around and control the Greeks; because they are – as always – under suspicion of lying and cheating. With good reason! Joerg Geissner, employee...
Enclave

Enclave

Goran Radovanovic, Germany/Serbia, 2015, 92min, in German, Serbian, and Albanian with English Subtitles Toronto Premiere Winner, Moscow International Film Festival 2016: Audience Award; International Independent Film Award 2016: Best Feature Ten years after the war in Kosovo: 10-year-old Nenad lives together with his father and his sick grandfather in a small Serbian enclave. Every day,...
Borders, Diaspora, and Legal Ghosts, Panel discussion and film screening, Our Lives in Transit

Borders, Diaspora, and Legal Ghosts, Panel discussion and film screening, Our Lives in Transit

Sofia Olins, UK/Spain, 2015, 31 min, in Spanish with English Subtitles Canadian Premiere Despite living in the Dominican Republic all their lives, Dominicans of Haitian Descent face daily discrimination, sometimes violent. Because their parents or grandparents were born in next door Haiti, but mainly because they are black. A recent controversial law paved the road...
Schedules 2016

Schedules 2016

Schedule 2016
Diaspora Film Festival 2016

Diaspora Film Festival 2016

4 to 7 November 2016 Toronto, Canada