Fabienne Colas is the artist, the philanthropist, the entrepreneur and also the activist.,She is the ‘Queen of Festivals’ who created and manages 7 successful festivals between Montreal, Toronto, Halifax, New York City and Port-au-Prince – including Montreal International Black Film Festival which has not only Canada’s largest black film festival, but also a key player in cultural diversity in Quebec and Canada.
CEO/founder of Zaza Production and chairman of the Fabienne Colas Foundation, she supports, ward grants to independent film producers and other artist. She currently sits as a board member on the Society for the Celebrations of Montreal’s 375th Anniversary.
In 2015, Fabienne was awarded a Medal from Quebec’s National Assembly. She also won a Black History Month Award in 2010.