February 17, 2024

Strange And Familiar

Film Screenings

United Kingdom, USA

A curated selection of short feature films, showcasing powerful Black films that encourage debate and dialogue around historical and institutional cultural, social and socio-economic issues.

Strange and familiar

The Last Tree, Photo courtesy of the artist


An evening of cinematic magic, shown through The Last Tree and more films. These films have been carefully curated to showcase the power of storytelling and we invite you to immerse yourself in the emotions and experiences they offer. 

Additional films to include Abina and the Important Men directed by Soumyaa Kapil, and Amelia’s Closet directed by Halima Lucas.

Concessions available for purchase.

Presented by TD Bank Group through the TD Ready Commitment.

The Last Tree (2019)

United Kingdom

The story of a British-Nigerian boy growing up in rural Lincolnshire and inner-city London as he struggles to find his place in an ever-changing environment. Told with compassion, this is a profoundly moving and tender drama.

Directed by Shola Amoo

Runtime: 98 mins

Rating: PG-13

Dates & Times

February 17
2pm – 5pm

More Info

Some films contain content of an intense nature. Viewer discretion is advised.


Studio Theatre

Small theatre with fixed seating


Wheelchair Accessible

235 Queens Quay West
Toronto ON M5J 2G8

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Keywords Film