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Finding Dowry

Finding Dowry

This satirical film showcases the development of modern habits and materialistic desires. Coming from a family with strong East Indian traditions, Mohan finds a way to use these customs to his own benefit, and unexpectedly announces that he is ready to get married.


Finding Dowry


Shivanee Loach

Year of Release:



Trinidad + Tobago



Type / Genre:

Narrative Short


20 minutes




  • Fri 22 Sept, 8:30pm, MovieTowne Tobago
  • Sat 23 Sept, 7.00pm, UWI Film Programme
  • Sun 24 Sept, 3.30pm, MovieTowne POS, Screen 7 Q+A
  • Sun 24 Sept, 3.30pm, MovieTowne San Fernando 
  • Sun 24 Sept, 7.00pm, MovieTowne Tobago

T+T Premiere

About the Director(s):

Shivanee Loach

Shivanee Loach

Shivanee Loach is a filmmaker from T+T. During her studies at COSTAATT, she was introduced to the world of local films, and as a result she based her final thesis on the local industry. Finding Dowry is her first film.

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