Diaspora Film Festival

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

2014 Festival
Transit Game

Transit Game

Anna Fahr, Canada, 2014, 18 min, Toronto Premiere, in Arabic with English Subtitles (Precedes Silvered Water – Syria Self-Portrait) In the northern mountains of Lebanon, a Syrian man hoping to reunite with family torn apart by war encounters two Palestinian children whose own stories of exile provide a glimpse into the uncertainties he must face as...
Diaspora in Short

Diaspora in Short

Every year, Diaspora in Short showcases short films by talented diasporic filmmakers. This year, we havefive films made by Iraqi young filmmakers and one by an Iranian-Canadian   Children of God Ahmed Yassin, UK/The Netherlands, 2013, 10 min, in Arabic with English Subtitles A young amputee boy bets his prized possessions, a series of football...
IDFF 2014

IDFF 2014

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