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Ben Patterson’s SWEET MICKY FOR PRESIDENT to open the 11th MIBFF, in the presence of PRAS MICHEL

Ben Patterson’s SWEET MICKY FOR PRESIDENT     To open the 11th Montreal International Black Film Festival as a Quebec Premiere   In the presence of PRAS MICHEL, Grammy award-winning rapper and founder of THE FUGEES,   Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at Imperial Theatre – 7PM Presented by Global News Montreal   Montreal, Wednesday, August 26,.
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SWEET MICKY FOR PRESIDENT to open the 11th MIBFF in the presence of PRAS MICHEL

  Ben Patterson’s SWEET MICKY FOR PRESIDENT     To open the 11th Montreal International Black Film Festival as a Quebec Premiere In the presence of PRAS MICHEL, Grammy award-winning rapper and founder of The Fugees. Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at Imperial Theatre – 7PM Presented by Global Montreal . The Montreal International Black Film Festival.
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THE MIBFF is proud to present its new 2015 poster !

NICOLAS SALEZ WINNER OF 2015 MIBFF POSTER CONTEST   Biographical Note: Our winner, Nicolas Salez, lives on Réunion Island. He has been navigating the world of graphic and visual arts for the past 10 years: video reporting, graphic design, street art and photography. Two years ago, he created his own studio called NSH Studio from.
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“20 FEET FROM STARDOM “FREE SCREENING !

. What would a pop song be without the riffs, refrains, and harmonies of its backup vocalists? Although these singers are usually relegated to the margins, and few, if any, become household names, their work has defined countless songs that remain in our hearts and collective consciousness. Twenty Feet from Stardom juxtaposes interviews with industry.
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2015 POSTER CONTEST !

LAUNCH OF THE 2nd EDITION OF THE MIBFF POSTER CONTEST! The 11th Montreal International Black Film Festival ( MIBFF), taking place from September 29th to October 4th, 2015 , is proud to launch the 2nd edition  of its great international poster contest !  

TIA AIDE MOI ! A WebSerie by Caesey Shakes

. One of the 5 young filmmakers of our project “Being Black in Montreal” in 2014, Caesey Shakes, has since been working on a webserie: Tia aide-moi! Caesey wrote this webserie about black women, a subject she loves. The Fabienne Colas Foundation is really proud and invites you to watch its teaser and its website..
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FABIENNE COLAS WAS AWARDED A MEDAL FROM THE QUEBEC’S NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

. Congratulations to our president and Founder Fabienne Colas who was awarded a Medal from Quebec’s National Assembly on Monday February 23, alongside two other members of Montreal’s black community Noel Alexander and Benoit Songa – recognizing their contribution to Quebec society. They were all recognized for their leadership and engagement in the black community.
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DON’T MISS THE SCREENING OF CITIZENS OF NOWHERE !

. FONDU AU NOIR / FADE TO BLACK Presents as part of Black History Month, the Film CITIZENS OF NOWHERE  Followed by a discussion with the directors and experts on the topic, hosted by reporter François Bugingo  Saturday February 28 – 8PM – GENERAL ADMISSION | $15 – $20 at the door             Concordia University –.
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We are happy to support our sister festival, the Toronto Black Film Festival

– The Montreal International Black Film Festival, presented by Global Montreal, will be in TORONTO from February 10 to 15, 2015 at the 3rd annual Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF), presented by Global News. We are happy to support our sister festival (both created by the Fabienne Colas Foundation) and can’t wait to meet Torontonians and filmmakers from.
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CONGRATULATIONS TO VIOLA DAVIS

Congratulations to Viola Davis for winning the favorite actress award in a new series at the 2015 People’s Choice Awards. Viola Davis is currently the heroine of the new ABC series “How to get away with  a murder” . She played Annalise Keating, a law professor at a prestigious Philadelphia university who, with her students, becomes entwined.
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