Diaspora Film Festival

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

2022 Film Festival

2022 Film Festival

Tehran Short Film Festival in Toronto Tehran Short Film Festival runs annually in Tehran, Iran. This year, with the country-wide protests against the Islamic Republic of Iran, the filmmakers boycotted the festival. We decided to call this program Tehran Short Film Festival in Toronto.   Click to view 2022 films !
Diaspora Film Festival pays tribute to Shahin Parhami

Diaspora Film Festival pays tribute to Shahin Parhami

Cinematic poetry of Shahin Parhami . A Diasporic Journey
Orange the World Discussion and Screening

Orange the World Discussion and Screening

Women-led Protests in Iran

Saturday, December 10, 2022, 2:30 to 6:00PM

Royal Cinema, 608 College St., Toronto

FREE ADMISSION

Unsettling

Unsettling

Unsettling Iris Zaki, Israel | UK, 2018, 70 min, in Hebrew with English subtitles Winner, Special Mention, Social Impact Media Awards, US, 2019 Canadian Premiere Sunday, 3 November 2019, 8:00 PM, Jackman Hall, Art Gallery of Ontario Grierson award-winning director Iris Zaki enters the heart of Tekoa, an Israeli settlement in the West-Bank, and sits...
Festival's Program Book

Festival’s Program Book

Download DFF's Booklet for 2019.
An Evening with Ayelet Tsabari

An Evening with Ayelet Tsabari

An Evening with Ayelet Tsabari Book reading and interview with best selling Yemini-Israeli-Canadian author Ayelet Tsabari Free event as part of the Diaspora Film Festival Friday, 1 November 2019, 6:00 PM, Ryerson University, Rogers Communications Centre, 80 Gould Street, RCC-204 Tsabari’s award winning memoir The Art of Leaving has been widely praised in Canada and...