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Toronto in-person March 21- 23
Canada-Wide Online March 24 - 28

Festival Details & Costs

Events are open to the public free of charge. 

Digital and in-person tickets are limited. Advance booking strongly recommended. 

Cinema Partners

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What's Playing

Green Border

This stunning new drama by Academy-Award nominated Polish director Agnieszka Holland zeroes in on the human collateral and political opportunism at stake in Europe’s battle over migration.

Refugee Rights Europe


Mediha, a teenage Yazidi girl recently returned from Islamic State (ISIS) captivity, turns the camera on herself, capturing an astonishing journey as she confronts her past in order to fight for her future.

Personal Testimony and Witnessing Middle East

Summer Qamp

Summer Qamp follows a group of LGBTQ+ youth as they attend a camp like no other: a judgment-free zone where they explore their authentic selves while building community, finding joy, and making memories that will last a lifetime.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual,and Transgender (LGBT) rights Global

We Are Guardians

As Indigenous Brazilian forest guardians in the Amazon fend off attacks from illegal loggers, miners, and exporters, we bear witness to what happens when Indigenous rights, land stewardship, and political corruption converge.

Environment and Human Rights Americas

Tickets & Schedule

Watch anytime from March 24 — 28, 2024


Digital film screening

Streaming 24-28 March across Canada.


This film is captioned and audio-described.

Thursday, March 21, 2024

Friday, March 22, 2024

Saturday, March 23, 2024

Festival Details

Toronto in-person March 21- 23
Canada-Wide Online March 24 - 28

All tickets are free and lineup will be announced soon


Some events and online films will be accessible with Captions and/or Audio Description. Please see individual film pages for more information.