A prayer for peace

Happy Emancipation Day, People, Celebrate the constantly evolving miracle of human survival,passion, intelligence, humour,capacity for laughter, grief, sympathy, pain and creativity. Peace. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SqvXfi1_fYY]Video clip: “I Is A Long Memoried Woman” – A Videotape by Frances-Anne Solomon, based on the book of poems by Grace Nicholls. With Adjoa Andoh, Leonie Forbes. Choreography by Greta Mendez, Music…

Thanks for coming!

Friends, Thanks for coming out to the 2nd Annual CaribbeanTales Film Festival. We had an incredible time! It was wonderful to witness the range and high quality of film and television work of fellow Trinidadians worldwide. The schedule of films & filmmakers is online for you here. We hope to have an opportunity to screen…

FRIDAY @ The CaribbeanTales Film Festival

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K3JQH80peoA]Just a reminder of the excitement that we have in store for you at the Opening of the 2nd Annual CaribbeanTales Film Festival starting tomorrow Friday 13th July at the NFB Mediatheque. During the day workshops and in-depth Q&A sessions with celebrated film and video-makers, will turn a sharp focus onto the latest film and…

Our Program is Online!

The countdown is on to The CaribbeanTales 2nd Annual Film Festival starting this Friday – Sunday at NFB Mediatheque and Workman Theatre: Our program is online now, and you can peruse it here In addition, every day this week I’ve been profiling special events at the Festival, and today it’s our SPOTLIGHT ON GAYELLE THE…

Frances-Anne Solomon’s Award-Winning feature launches “TALK IT OUT”, a Canada-wide anti-violence program for youth.

“Solomon and her cast deliver extraordinarily credible, emotionally raw and sincere performances…” “…violence is not a spectator sport, and nowhere in this film could you simply watch – you felt the call to action, and even discussion.” Expose Magazine (Read the full review here). “A Winter Tale” tells the emotional story of a Black Men’s…

Detailed Schedule

CaribbeanTales Film Festival’s Full Schedule is online now!FRIDAY JULY 13NFB Mediatheque150 John Street 10AM-12AMTrinidadian-Canadian Documentary-MakersScreening/Q&AOlder Stronger Wiser– C. Prieto (CAN),A unique history of Canada’s Black people through the eyes of four Black women.Journey to Justice – R. McTair (CAN),Canada’s civil rights movement and the brave Black Canadians who led the fight for equality.Journey of Lesra…