The 2022 edition of Toronto Black Film Festival is starting today, February 16th, and will end on the 21st of the same month. The festival is Academy Award Qualifying with the prizes Best Short Film, Best Canadian Short Film.

You can find the full selection on their website.

Documentary Short

  • A Pasi Fu Romeo (Romeo’s Road) by Keoni K. Wright (Suriname)
  • Battleground by Kwesi Thomas, Mark Bone (Canada)
  • Becoming Black Lawyers by Evangeline M. Mitchell (USA)
  • Camp Yoshi by Faith E. Briggs (USA)
  • Cuba in Africa by Negash Abdurahman, Ken Levis (USA)
  • Fight for Good by Mani Mehrvarz (USA)
  • I Am More Than My Hair by Alyscia Cunningham (USA)
  • Kai Ra by
  • Alireza Mirasadollah (United Kingdom)
  • Mending a Crack in the Sky by Roble Issa, Zach Jama (Canada)
  • Noah by Monty Marsh (USA)
  • Not Just a Name by De’Onna Young-Stephens (USA)
  • Once Forgotten by Obed Lamy (USA)
  • The Color of My Shoes by Anaïs Michel (USA)
  • The Conversation by Louise Van Assche (USA)
  • The Door of Return by Kokutekeleza Musebeni, Anna Zhukovets (Germany)
  • The Interview by Jon Miller, Zach Russo (USA)
  • The Pratt in the Hat by Susan Hillary (USA)

Animated Short

  • Another Pack by George Nelson (USA)
  • Behind the Glass by Pedro de la Llave (Spain)
  • Little Lawyer by Samuel Buckner, Samantha Buckner (USA)
  • Lovebugs by Aaron J. Davis (USA)
  • She Dreams at Sunrise by Camrus Johnson (United Kingdom)
  • Skin Like Mine by Tiffany Burgess, Stanley Aughtry (USA)
  • Skindeep by Edi (USA, Brazil)
  • Stationary Peaceful Protest by Shiyi Li, Xhosa Cole (United Kingdom)
  • Stereotype by Nahyun Beak, Dahyun Beak (USA, South Korea)
  • The Mirror by Mimi Chakarova (USA)

Narrative Short

  • 52 Meters Later by Clotilde Gourdon, Frédéric Rabaud (New Caledonia)
  • 602 by Ray Knowledge (USA)
  • 7 Sharp by LaCora Stephens (USA)
  • A Little Closure by Xavier Burgin (USA)
  • A World Away by Garland Scott (USA)
  • Across by Matthew Riutta (USA)
  • After Laughter by Adrian Burks, Theodore Wright IV (USA)
  • Agwe by Samuel Suffren (Haiti)
  • Akebo by Donne Ngabo (Australia)
  • An Evening With Mum by Ganesh Sharma (United Kingdom)
  • Asunder by Janet Marrett (United Kingdom)
  • Baby by Cole Swanson (USA)
  • Baggage by Leon Pierce Jr. (USA)
  • Being Me in the Current America by Dmae Lo Roberts (USA)
  • Beti by Amira Duynhouwer (The Netherlands)
  • Blank Shores by Alex Kyrou (United Kingdom)
  • Blinded by Sight by Amy D’Allessandro Stolz (USA)
  • Call Me When You Get There by Shawn Gerrard (Canada)
  • Chance Encounter by Sandra Mathieu (Canada)
  • Chocolate Milk by Latisha Di Venuto (USA)
  • Cocoa Butter Kisses by Joel Kandekore (United Kingdom)
  • Comic Escape by Alphonso McAuley (USA)
  • Concession by Perry Miotto (Canada)
  • Coup by Pierre St Jean Jr, Frantzy Moreau (USA)
  • Cracked by Daniel Calderone (Canada)
  • Daughters of a Different Path by Ahmad Ghanim (USA)
  • Deceive by Severine Reisp (USA)
  • Defund by Khadijah Roberts-Abdullah, Araya Mengesha (Canada)
  • Derrick by Arthur Cartwright (USA)
  • Desmond’s Not Here Anymore by Mmabatho Montsho (USA)
  • Diet Black by Darren Lorenzi Jr., Marcus Alan Ward (USA)
  • Duppy by Andrew Hamilton (Canada)
  • Edible by Kandis Golden (USA)
  • Eje (Blood) by Fabian Adeoye Lojede (South Africa)
  • Eraceing: A Tale of a Black Jockey by William Mack III (USA)
  • Explain It by Anitra Stevens (USA)
  • Family Recipe by Kamari Bright (USA)
  • Family Time by Zoe Stewart (USA)
  • Finding Dad by Alana Hutton-Shaw (United Kingdom)
  • Five by David Orantes (USA)
  • French Club by Corrine Joseph (Canada)
  • Grey Arean by Keesha Chung (Canada)
  • Hakuumacaato by Kulan Farah (Australia)
  • Hallelujah by Victor Gabriel (USA)
  • Heartland by Jahmil Eady (USA)
  • Home by Ndrika Anyika (United Kingdom)
  • How Many More? by Lucas de Jesus (Brazil(
  • How Much We Feel by Tanya Nauvel, Alex Barnett-Howell (USA)
  • I Am a Man by Michael Pinckney (USA)
  • I Hate You by Koumbie, Taylor Olson (Canada)
  • Il Moro (The Moor) by Daphne Di Cinto (Italy)
  • In Other News by Ivan D. Ossa (Canada)
  • It’s Alright, Dad by Lynn Dow (USA)
  • Ivar Tunnel: Shook Ones by Akilah “AK” Walker (USA)
  • Jayla by FitchJean (Canada)
  • Kamila by Joyce Fuerza (Canada)
  • Kill Your Masters by Israel Ekanem (Canada)
  • Little Brother by Dikega Hadnot (USA)
  • Little Drummer Boy by Ellis Jamal Sutton (USA)
  • Live by Omar Dorsey (USA)
  • Locked-In by Stephanie Boateng (United Kingdom)
  • Lowercase I by Del Potter (USA)
  • Making Peace by Judah Ray (USA)
  • Man Down by Jonathan Rowan (USA)
  • Mass Ave by Omar S. Kamara (USA)
  • Meet Your Match by Z.L Spivey Jr (USA)
  • Metal by Mischa Webley (USA)
  • Minor Chords by Natalia Gomez (USA)
  • Motions by Starr Nathan (USA)
  • Nkemefuna – “What Is Mine Cannot Be Lost” by Kaelo Iyizoba (USA)
  • On The Line by Brianna Devons (USA)
  • Our Crown by Kristyna Archer (USA)
  • Patois by Andre Muir, Danielle Alston (USA)
  • Pickney by Michael Jenkins (United Kingdom)
  • Pouchka by CHG Unfadable (Belgium)
  • Queen of the Desert by Mary Ann Rotondi (USA)
  • Sister Song by Olivia Peniston-Bird (Australia)
  • Soap Dish by Sheronna Osbourne, Troy Crossfield (Canada)
  • Still Life by Diana Ali Chire (USA)
  • Summer by Shannon Dean (USA)
  • Sundown Town by Mylo Butler (USA)
  • The 5th of April by Michael Foster (USA)
  • The Blactor by Rukiya Bernard (Canada)
  • The English Teacher by Jeremy James Fokuoh (Canada)
  • The Ice Cream Stop by Raul Perez (USA)
  • The Main Event by Max Sainvil (USA)
  • The Multi by Storm Smith (USA)
  • The Stranger’s Case by Ruth Goodwin (Canada)
  • The Strong Box by Hassan El-Amin (USA)
  • The Surrogate by Dan Guinness (Canada)
  • Think Lovely Thoughts by Stephen Snavely (USA)
  • Through Your Lens by Tamara S. Hall (USA)
  • Tifi (Little Girl) by Al’ikens Plancher (Haiti)
  • Timoun Aw (Your Kid) by Nelson Foix (Guadeloupe)
  • Training Wheels by Lavado Stubbs (Canada)
  • Tramp by Jeremy Charles (USA)
  • Uncle by Michelle Jones (United Kingdom)
  • Vanilla by Aganza Kisaka (Uganda)
  • Volley by Oliver DeFilippo (USA)
  • What Divides Us by Justin Poage (USA)
  • What Do We Have For Dinner? by Beto Oliveira (Brazil)
  • What We Are by Fey Okege (United Kingdom)
  • Where’s My White Privilege? by Michael Harrison (Canada, USA)
  • Why Are You Black? by Julie Skaufel (Norway)
  • Wolves by Travae Davis (USA)
  • Écrémé (Skimmed) by Nozet Quentin, Imane Mchangama, Temim Hammadi, Tullio Lavaysse, Fossil Drici, Hugues Taranne (France)