TCIFF 2013 LOVE.MESSAGE.ACTION
Social Justice through film, faith & forum.
SAVE THE DATE! September 20st to 22nd 2013
This year’s event will be happening at two different locations:
Friday, September 20th will be a co-presentation screening with Gospel Fest on Film at Bishop Marrocco/Thomas Merton 1515 Bloor St. W. Toronto, ON.
Saturday, September 21st and Sunday, September 22nd will be at the Innis Town Hall Innis College, University of Toronto 2 Sussex Ave. Toronto, ON.
TCIFF will be hosting a three-day film festival, downtown Toronto, presenting compelling screenings, workshops, networking events, exhibitors, awards presentation and receptions.
TCIFF 2013 LOVE.MESSAGE.ACTION films will emphasize the following social injustices:
1) the hungry
2) the thirsty
3) the estranged or homeless
4) the naked
5) the sick
6) the imprisoned
Who will hear the cry of the hungry or the thirsty, the estranged or the homeless, the sick or the naked and the imprisoned and left to die? Who will help those abroad? Who will stop for the one in front of you? We must because we can.
Matthew 25:35-36 Amplified Bible (AMP)
35 For I was hungry and you gave Me food, I was thirsty and you gave Me something to drink, I was a stranger and you brought Me together with yourselves and welcomed and entertained and lodged Me,
36 I was naked and you clothed Me, I was sick and you visited Me with help and ministering care, I was in prison and you came to see Me.
Social justice, Narratives, Life stories and faith-based films that appeal to wide variety of audiences
Facilitated Q&A and audience discussions after selected film screenings between the filmmakers and the audience
Awards for outstanding films in their particular genre or category of submission
Networking opportunities for those in the arts and media industry.
Educational, enlightening and practical workshops & seminars
Opportunities for selected vendors to share their products and services for the benefit of all interested
Media consciousness and spiritual growth opportunities
Top 7 Things You Should Expect at TCIFF…
1 Films that inspire you to do better for yourself and others.
2 Films that affect, enhance or challenge your personal philosophies.
3 Films that show the current state of our world and its inconvenient truths.
4 People who have a passion for the craft of filmmaking.
5 People who are willing to “be the change they want to see in the world.” (Mahatma Ghandhi)
6 People who use faith as the key to unlocking purpose and potential to really make a difference.
7 In-depth talks filled with encouragement & empowerment.