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When the Lionfish Came

When the Lionfish Came

When the Lionfish Came counters the paradisaical view of the Bahamas. It explores the parity in exploitation between the population and the natural environment in the face of climate change and neocolonialism.

Title:

When the Lionfish Came

Director(s):

Tamika Galanis

Year of Release:

2016

Region:

The Bahamas

Language:

English

Type / Genre:

Documentary Short

Runtime:

6 minutes

Rating:

GA

Showtimes:

Fri 23 Sept, 6.00pm, MovieTowne Tobago
Sat 24 Sept, 1.00pm, MovieTowne POS Screen 7

T+T Premiere


About the Director(s):

Tamika Galanis

Tamika Galanis

Tamika Galanis is a Bahamian visual artist and photographer, whose body of work addresses diasporic-disconnect by examining issues of home, culture, identity, and performance. She has also produced a number of multimedia art works through the use of video and 3D installation.

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