Film Distribution

Black Market Releasing (BMR) serves as a source connecting diverse voices and BIPOC stories to the big screen. The Black Market Releasing mandate is to mobilize audiences and connect diverse and BIPOC films to an untapped theatrical market.

Focused on the Canadian theatrical market, Black Market Releasing is headed by award-winning filmmaker and Academy member, Frances-Anne Solomon and will acquire stories told by the BIPOC community with a commitment to find theatrical recognition. Black Market’s parent organization, The CaribbeanTales Media Group has been bringing BIPOC content to screens for over twenty years.

Our Team

Black Market Releasing Team

Executive Director

Frances-Anne Solomon

Black Market Releasing Team

Manager Sales & Distribution

Courtney Panchan

Black Market Releasing Team


Maya Bastian

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