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Nicole Brooks | Canada | 6 mins | Documentary | 2012 | English

SYNOPSISDance film that celebrates the lives of enslaved Africans. As they are released from their daily work, they gather to prepare and participate in Sunday worship in solidarity with their Ancestors and for the Orishas (revered deities in the Yoruba religion). Ase gives us a glimpse into this awe-inspiring service and in turn pays homage to those slaves who managed through terrible adversity to conserve a piece of their heritage and identity in song and dance.

Christopher Laird | Trinidad & Tobago | 60 mins | Documentary | 1999 | English

SYNOPSIS On a beach where hundreds of the largest turtles in the world come to nest, international artist are sharing their experiences. The interaction between the artists, the community and the environment results in the creation of amazing installations and stimulating work which has left an indelible mark both on the community and the artists themselves.

Judy Singh | Cuba | 24 mins | Documentary | 2005 | English

SYNOPSIS The film is part extraordinary music video (shot on locations around Havana, Cuba) and part entertaining after-dinner conversation between d’bi young and her friends. Directed and produced by Cayman-based filmmaker Judy Singh, the film features performances by the Cuban female Hip-Hop Group Las Krudas.

Pascale Obolo | Trinidad & Tobago | 87 mins | Documentary | 2005 | English

SYNOPSIS This film recaptures the glory of classic calypso in all of its splendour. Sparrow, Calypso Rose, Terror, Bomber, Superior and Relator are gathered around Syl Dopson’s orchestra on the scene at Dirty Jim’s Club, specially recreated for the film. Lively and touching, filled in the sidelines of Trinidad Carnival, this musical documentary provides a sensitive and original rendering of calypso, its culture and the legendary singers at Dirty Jim’s.

Awards:
Best Documentary, Cannes Film Festival
Jury Special Award, Vues d’Afrique
Montreal Film Festival

Elspeth Duncan | Documentary | Canada | 22 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.

Rany Ly, Paul Nguyen | Documentary | Canada | 23 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.

Various | Documentary | Canada | 23 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.

Various | Documentary | Canada | 23 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.

Various | Documentary | Canada | 23 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.

Various | Documentary | Canada | 23 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.

Various | Documentary | Canada | 23 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.

Various | Documentary | Canada | 23 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.

Various | Documentary | Canada | 23 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.

Various | Documentary | Canada | 23 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.

Various | Documentary | Canada | 23 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.

Various | Documentary | Canada | 23 mins | 2007 | English

SYNOPSIS: Documentary Series With 13 Episodes – Created by Frances-Anne Solomon, and produced through CaribbeanTales and Leda Serene Films, in association with Bravo! and Gayelle the Channel, each half-hour episode showcases a different Caribbean performer and explores the depth of their artistry.