Syria Film Festival in Toronto

Wake up and smell the jasmine!
Nov 4-6th, 2016
Isabel Bader & Jackman Hall Theaters



Syrian Eagles

Toronto has welcomed thousands of newcomers to our communities. For these refugees, a new future includes integrating into a new culture and environment. This year, the second annual Syria Film Festival (SYFF), held in November, will celebrate our new community members through a spotlight on Syrian newcomers. We’ve been looking for films from around the […]

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We would like to thank everyone who came out last night to our pre-screening of “Chicago Girl.” Stay tuned to this space for more exciting news! Thanks! June 6th, 2016syffadmin

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Our vision is to showcase the aspirations and convey the struggles of Syrians.

Our mission is to build bridges, inspire conversations and engage audiences in thoughtful debates on social justice, human rights and global citizenship.

We strive to support young talents in film and arts and enrich Toronto’s vibrant multicultural identity. Read More…


Submit A Film

SYFF is open to film submissions that align with our vision. We encourage filmmakers from around the world to submit their films using the submission form below.


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