CaribbeanTalesFlix is the production arm of the CT Media Group. Estabished in 2013, and based in Trinidad and Tobago, the company’s first production is the full-length feature film “Kingston Paradise” by Mary Wells, that premiered at the CaribbeanTales International Film Festival in September 2013, winning the Audience Award. The film is the first feature film to be produced and directed by a Jamaican woman.
Produced by Mary Wells and Frances-Anne Solomon, with music by acclaimed film composer John Welsman, Kingston Paradise is an offbeat urban thriller that follows Rocksy, a small-time hustler, who journeys to steal a car while his lady friend, Rosie, dreams of peace depicted in a painting. A crime of desperation follows that changes both their lives forever.
The film stars Christopher ‘Johnny’ Daley, Munair Zacca, Camille Small, Gregory Nelson, Paul Shoucair, and Peter Abrikian, alongside other local cast members, local and international crew, including principal technical services provided by the Creative Production & Training Centre Ltd. The film is produced by Mary Wells, and frances-Anne Solomon.
Co-Executive Producers are Mary Wells, Frances-Anne Solomon and Emiel Maartens.
Audience Award – CaribbeanTales International Film Festival, Toronto, Canada, 2013
Programmer’s Award – 2014 Panafrican Film Festival, Los Angeles, USA
Best Diaspora Feature – African Movie Academy Awards, Lagos, Nigeria, 2014.
American Film Market, 2014
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Contact: Steve Istock
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