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…

Horace Ove and Lil X – just two of several Trinidadian icons taking part in this summer’s CaribbeanTales Film Festival

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEToronto – June 28, 2007 A host of Trinidadian celebrities and filmmakers will be in Toronto this summer to participate in the 2nd Annual CaribbeanTales Film Festival. The celebration of Caribbean film and television will feature legendary filmmaker Horace Ove, music video guru ‘Lil X” and Gayelle the Channel’s Chris Laird – just…

Drum Beat

The multimedia artist Elspeth Duncan from Trinidad recently spent time here (lucky us!), and posted this about her experiences working with us on a documentary about Master drummer Muhtadi Thomas: The name Muhtadi means ‘rightly guided’. As he says, if each one of us looks back on our lives, we will see that we have…

Miss Lou in Miami

Two clips from “Miss Lou Then & Now” that will screen on Thursday 17 May, at 6.30 pm, at the Historical Museum of Southern Florida. After the screening, writers Malachi Smith, Donna Weir-Soley, Andrea Smith, and Geoffrey Philp will perform some of the Jamaican icon’s works. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uxOFHTs5zHk]Miss Lou:”Know from whence you came!”[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7WjUNa-h-A]Miss Lou: The first…