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FFrances-Anne Solomon | Drama | 2007 | Canada | 101 min | HD | English IMDb  |  Website

In Frances-Anne Solomon’s elegaic A Winter Tale, six Black men, all patrons at Miss G’s Caribbean TakeAway Restaurant, form an ill-fated support group in an attempt to salvage their broken spirits and beseiged community, following the local shooting death of a young child.

Ella Cooper | Canada | 28 mins | Short Documentary | 2014 | English

SYNOPSIS Black Men Loving is a heartwarming film that challenges racial assumptions and stereotypes often associated with Black fathers in the media. Through short intimate profiles with men from Regent Park and across Toronto, the film strives to share a new perspective on Black fathers, as they take on parenthood in full stride.

Ruby Robinson, Robert Medley | Reality TV Show, 12 episodes | 2015 | USA / Jamaica | 30 min | English

SYNOPSIS: The reality series is built around veteran reggae singer, songwriter, producer and promoter Singing Melody (Everton Hardweare) and his wife Ruby Robinson Hardweare who is an IT and Telecommunications Executive; an unlikely couple who met and fell in love some 10 years ago. The show is based primarily in Jamaica with scenes at the couple’s Miami home and coverage of Singing Melody as he travels for work.

Episodes from the series which have already been shot were done on locations in Jamaica, USA and Canada. The three pillars on which the series is built are: the romance between Everton and Ruby; Everton’s music career and the dream house which the couple have been building over the past few years.

Dan Smeby | Canada | 15 mins | Documentary | 2015 | English

SYNOPSIS The viewer is the voyeur in this short film, shot completely on Super 8mm with an original score. The audience travels through 5 Caribbean and Latin countries exploring the ex-pat lifestyle with-in one characters experience.

The audience becomes the voyeur in an expat’s journey across five Caribbean and Latin American countries. There is an allure for the unknown throughout the film as we explore one another’s culture. The ocean, surfing, cityscape and skateboarding create a canvas for the authentic colors of Ektachrome film — with an original musical ensemble.

Nicole Brooks | Canada | 47 mins | Short Documentary | 2010 | English

SYNOPSIS On March 3, 2010, eight of Canada’s most beloved Black female vocalists came together on the same stage, for one night of extraordinary music. Along with the evening’s best performances, viewers are given a ‘backstage’ pass and experience behind the scenes exclusives, mini interviews, rehearsals and preparations that went into putting this awesome show together. Includes appearances by Molly Johnson, Jackie Richardson, Ada Lee, Divine Brown, Toya Alexis, Alana Bridgewater, Sacha Williamson and Shakura S’aida. It features a variety of solos, and culminates in an awe-inspiring group number.

Dan Smeby | Canada | 15 min | Short Documentary | 2015 | English | HD

SYNOPSIS:  A voyeuristic dream-like love story of an expat’s lifestyle within the Caribbean.