The festival runs from October 20 to 27, featuring films from Alex Sangha, Vincent Tang and Charlene Moore.
Early-bird submission for the festival closes on March 26. Reelworld also launched their E20 program for emerging BIPOC creators, submissions close on June 1.
Jeremy Torrie, Nimisha Mukerji, Sudz Sutherland, Anand Ramayya, Karen Lam, Jarret Twoyoungmen and more are highlighted.
For years, Tonya has championed for more diversity in the entertainment industry and the new database will help ensure representation in front of and behind the camera.