Caribbean Skin, African Identity

Synopsis:  

Examining the concept of African identity as it has evolved over the generations in Trinidad & Tobago, Pantin explores her own identity, using the Emancipation Day parade and its rituals as a starting point for her journey. Interviews with African-Caribbean people and scholars define and explain some of the complexities of race in this society.

Director:  

Mandisa Pantin

Country:  

Trinidad & Tobago

Year:  

2010

Length:  

38 mins

Lan:  

English

Logline:  

Interviews with African-Caribbean people and scholars define and explain some of the complexities of race in Caribbean society.

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