Sean Hodgkinson

Sean Hodgkinson is a writer, director and producer from Trinidad and Tobago. After finishing his first degree in Environmental Policy and Geography at Brock University in Canada, Sean returned to Trinidad where serendipity allowed him to attain his dream working as a production coordinator in the industry he wanted to be a part of. Sean

Thomas Weston

Thomas Weston Tom spent over 30 years behind a camera on narrative theatrical films and television productions from “Hustle and Flow” to “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit” as camera operator and Director of Photography.  Over that span of time he produced, directed, photographed, edited and nurtured his labor of love documentary about the whalers

Carver Bacchus

Carver Bacchus Carver is Managing Director of Sustain T&T, a not-for-profit that develops creative communication tools for environmental and sustainability education. In particular, Sustain T&T has developed the only environmentally focused film festival in the English-speaking Caribbean – Green Screen Environmental Film Festival. Carver also leads the film production arm of Sustain T&T which has

Carnival Is In the Air!

CARNIVAL IS IN THE AIR! Whether you’re gearing up to play Mas, or reminiscing about Carnivals past, now is the perfect time to get in the Carnival spirit by streaming some of the region’s best Carnival films right to your computer. Scroll down to see this month’s featured titles and stay tuned for more original

Juliette Storr

Storr has more than a decade of experience in media, working as a journalist in the Bahamas and Michigan, where she also worked as a television producer. She taught in the communications department of both North Carolina State University and North Carolina Central University before coming to Penn State in 2005. In 2012-13, she served

Susanne Kirlew

Born and raised in London to Jamaican parents, Susanne Kirlew has been a vegetarian for over 25 years. Her British/Jamaican heritage is reflected in her cooking and baking. Though England is her home, she has also lived in Jamaica, Thailand and Crete. Apart from traveling, Susanne also enjoys trying new and creative vegetarian recipes. She

Alanna Lockward

Lockward is a German-Dominican writer, journalist and filmmaker. Since 1996 she has produced, directed and conducted cultural TV programs and has been a political reporter in the Caribbean region. Her first documentary film, “Allen Report: Retracing Transnational African Methodism” was nominated for the La Silla Awards (2017). In addition, it was the first Dominican film

Alison Saunders

Alison Saunders-Franklyn is a Barbadian/Trinidadian who has written and produced corporate and public education television programming over the last twenty years. A graduate of Syracuse University with a Masters in Television Production and the University of the West Indies with an MBA, she successfully completed her first feature film, Hit For Six! Along with many

Shirley Bruno

Shirley Bruno’s films draw from her Haitian heritage preserving and radicalizing her ancestral traditions and mythology. She creates modern myths that expose the slippery spaces between the physical and metaphysical world, between collective memory and history. In her work, she explores the every day, the Sacred, and the intimate violence in the things left unsaid

Sharon Syriac

Sharon Syriac & Oyetayo Raymond Ojade together co-produced & directed, “The Madonna Murti” documentary that utilizes narrative, drama, illustrations and song to tell the tale of a religious statue who offers health, hope, help and happiness to those who come to her most in need of it.   This film features candid interviews with poojaris,

Rasheida Adrianus

Rasheida Adrianus is a Dutch-based Director, Producer and Filmmaker. She’s the creator of the Girls’N Cocktails talk show which was launched in the Caribbean, by Tempo Networks, and in the Netherlands. In 2017 Rasheida created a teenage drama series called Ezki’ Schoolleven and the show gained a million views on YouTube. The show is also