Alexe Louisa


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 in a murder plot.

The producer is  Shonda Rhimes who also produced Grey’s Anatomy, Private Practice and Scandal.

Viola is also nominated for the prestigious Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Drama Series.

The year 2015 begin pretty well for the actress!


The 10th Montreal International Black Film Festival, presented by Global Montreal and created by the Fabienne Colas Foundation, was a big success! It’s thanks to our filmmakers, festivalgoers, volunteers, partners, the press.

The whole team wants to THANK YOU!

The 11th edition will he held from September 29 to October 4th, 2015



Congratulations to our own Michaelle Jean, elected new Head of la Francophonie!  Historic moment !

She is the very first woman, first Haitian, first Quebecer, first Canadian to ever be in that position.

It was about time a woman be the Head of the Office Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF)” – Fabienne Colas

Photo – Left to right: Emile Castonguay, Fabienne Colas, Michaelle Jean, Réal Barnabé

Watch The Young And diversity Program’s Short Films Here !

The Montreal International Black Film Festival is glad to reveal the 5 short films created by the young filmmakers in the 1st edition of the Youth and Diversity Program created by the Fondation Fabienne Colas Foundation, for which the theme was: Being Black in Montreal. This has been possible thanks to the support of l’INIS, Pimiento – Maison de production and the ONF, under the artistic direction of Henri Pardo.