commffest global community film festival

commffest global community film festival
CANADA, Canada

Tel: 416 362 5570

2019, Finished
Thu 26th Sep to Mon 30th Sep

Festival Overview

The 2019 COMMFFEST (Community Film Festival) celebrates its 14th
anniversary from September 26 to 30, screening in movie theatres and exhibition spaces, presented yearly by a group of dedicated volunteers. COMMFFEST a non-profit charitable corporation makes its home in one of Toronto’s most fast growing, economically diverse neighbourhood, Old Town Toronto, where many languages are spoken and where memorable films like Robcob; Cinderella Man, Chicago, X-Men, The Hurricane, and Against the Ropes were created.

COMMFFEST is dedicated to presenting a wide variety of local, national and international works ( cultural and socially relevant) in all genres that can transform and shape our views of the world and individual communities.


The COMMFFEST AWARDS: Best Film and Honourable Mention are the two categories for the MADA (Making a Difference) Awards. The MADA goes to filmmakers whose work champions’ social good and community enrichment.


Action Action Adaptation Adventure Advertising Animation Animation Art-house Art-house Asian Asian Black Black Black Comedy Black Comedy Bollywood Bollywood Bollywood Children Children Comedy Comedy Crime Crime Disaster Documentary Documentary Drama Drama Educational Erotic Experimental Family Fantasy Fantasy Foreign Language Foreign Language French French Gangster Gay and Lesbian Gay and Lesbian Ghost Historical Historical Horror Independent Independent Jewish Jewish Legal Martial Arts Medical Murder Mystery Music Video Music Video Musical Musical Mystery National Natural History Noir Period Political Reality Reality Religious Religious Romance Romance Science Fiction Short Short Silent Silent Sport Sport Spy Student Student Supernatural Teen Thriller Thriller Travel TV War War Western Women Women

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Known festival contacts Contacts
Sandie De freitas
Norman Nart
Vice President


Open to the public


Whether young or old, seasoned or just beginning, cinematic storytellers are welcomed into COMMFFEST with opportunities to engage and inspire audiences





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