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Sorf Hair

Sorf Hair

People with kinky/curly hair have been the butt of every hair joke for centuries. From discrimination to lost opportunities, these issues tend to take a toll on the lives of “naturals” around the globe. Sorf Hair explores the natural-hair experience in T+T as people from all walks of life and with different hair textures reveal their stories and challenges.

Title:

Sorf Hair

Director(s):

Shari Petti

Year of Release:

2017

Region:

Trinidad & Tobago

Language:

English

Type / Genre:

Documentary Short

Runtime:

24 minutes

Rating:

All Ages

Showtimes:

  • Sat 23 Sept, 1.00pm, UWI Film Programme Q+A
  • Sun 24 Sept, 11.00am, MovieTowne POS Screen 7 Q+A
  • Sun 24 Sept, 11.00am, MovieTowne San Fernando
  • Sun 24 Sept, 4.30pm, MovieTowne Tobago

World Premiere


About the Director(s):

Shari Petti

Shari Petti

Shari Petti is studying film at the University of the West Indies, St Augustine. She has worked both as an actress and production assistant on numerous TV commercials and local films, such as Bazodee, Play the Devil, The Cutlass and Salty Dog. She currently directs a docu-web series on YouTube called Small Lime, which features young people from T+T as they speak about issues affecting them.

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The Trinidad+Tobago Film Festival would like to acknowledge the generous support of our sponsors.

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GORTT

BPTT

Supporting Sponsors

UN Women

IDB

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Official Partners

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Hyatt

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Boss

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868live

All Italian

British Council

Copa Airlines

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Programming Partners

  • British Council Caribbean
  • Embassy of Costa Rica
  • Embassy of Panama
  • Embassy of Mexico
  • Canadian High Commission

In-Kind Partners

  • Subway
  • KFC
  • Burger King
  • Royal Castle
  • Haagen Dazs
  • The Plant People

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