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Diwali The Gift of Dance

Diwali The Gift of Dance

The Caribbean, more than a melting pot, a magical womb where cultures nurture each other like nowhere else in the world; where a Trinidadian of African descent can become a master of Indian Dance, where Tassa rhymes with Gwo Ka on a Diwali night.


Diwali The Gift of Dance


Steve James

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French with English subtitles

Type / Genre:

Documentary Short


15 minutes




Wed 21 Sept, 3.30pm, MovieTowne Tobago
Fri 23 Sept, 1.00pm, MovieTowne POS Screen 7, Q+A
Fri 23 Sept, 3.00pm, COSTAATT POS Q+A
Sun 25 Sept, 1.00pm, MovieTowne Tobago

T+T Premiere

About the Director(s):

Steve James

Steve James

Born in Trinidad, a multi-talented artist with experiences ranging from music to film making. A successful writer/composer, sound engineer and renowned film director, he uses these various tools to promote the Caribbean around the world. His documentaries are a vibrant tribute to our region’s incredibly rich diversity of cultures, its historical and natural heritage, and most of all, its people.

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