Martin Luther King 50 (MLK 50) – 2013

Martin Luther King 50 (MLK 50) – 2013

MLK 50: 50th anniversary of “I HAVE A DREAM” speech will be celebrated on September 24, 2013 at 6pm >> 50 years ago, Martin Luther King had a dream: “I say to you today, my friends, so even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream....
Moussa Tourré – 2013

Moussa Tourré – 2013

An evening with Moussa Touré on September 21, 2013 at 7pm >> Moussa Touré is a Senegalese director, writer and producer of several wellknown documentaries and features, including the famous The Pirogue, winner of the 2013 Lumière Award for Best Feature in French...
Mimi Barthélémy – 2013

Mimi Barthélémy – 2013

TRIBUTE Mimi Barthélémy will be honoured on September 20, 2013 at 9pm >> “Honour and respect, ladies and gentlemen! The Haitian storyteller, actor and writer, Mimi Barthélémy has left us, to tell her stories on the other side. Barthélémy passed away in Paris on April...
Danny Glover – 2013

Danny Glover – 2013

2013 Humanitarian Award Danny Glover will be honoured during the opening night on September 18, 2013 at 19:30 >> Actor, producer and humanitarian Danny Glover has been a commanding presence on screen, stage and television for more than 25 years. A native of San...
Harry Belafonte – 2012

Harry Belafonte – 2012

Award-winning Harry Belafonte is as well-known for his social activism and pursuit of social justice as he is for his acting and musical talent. His album “Calypso” made him the first artist in history to sell more than one million LPs. He won a Tony award for his...
Bobby Brown – 2011

Bobby Brown – 2011

The Montreal International Black Film Festival (MIBFF) will be presenting the world premiere of the film Get Out the Way at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at Cinéma du Parc. The screening of this film will be hosted by its director Justin Etheredge and lead...