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Moko Jumbie Film Offers Romance in a Cedros Full of Mystery

Moko Jumbie Film Offers Romance in a Cedros Full of Mystery

Vashti Anderson’s feature film Moko Jumbie will make its Trinidad premiere on September 23 at MovieTowne in a special appearance at the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival. It is a film that is already creating an international buzz. The film premiered at the Los Angeles Film Festival in June where it got strong reviews and […]

Date: 16th September 2017
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Moko Jumbie Mingles Memory and Longing

Moko Jumbie Mingles Memory and Longing

T&T-American filmmaker Vashti Anderson’s film Moko Jumbie will have its T&T premiere on September 23 during the T&T Film Festival. The annual festival runs September 19- 26 this year at various venues. Exploring the old family estate by the sea in south Trinidad, Asha finds her Uncle Jagessar lamenting the state of the lemons. Often, […]

Date: 3rd September 2017
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Moko Jumbie Mingles Memory and Longing

Moko Jumbie Mingles Memory and Longing

T&T-American filmmaker Vashti Anderson’s film Moko Jumbie will have its T&T premiere on September 23 during the T&T Film Festival. The annual festival runs September 19- 26 this year at various venues.

Date: 3rd September 2017
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Moko Jumbie

Moko Jumbie

Asha flies in from England to visit her old family home. But there’s trouble in paradise. Her aunt Mary doesn’t like her associating with their Afro-Trinidadian neighbours. Then Asha begins to realise this abandoned seaside coconut estate is not as tranquil as it looks. Trinidadian-American director Anderson’s striking imagery mingles memory and imagining, the mundane […]

Date: 10th August 2017
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Link: https://ttfilmfestival.com/film/moko-jumbie


And the ttff/17 Winners are…..

And the ttff/17 Winners are…..

The ttff awards prizes in three categories: jury prizes, people’s choice awards and special awards. The awards ceremony took place on Tuesday 26 September, 2017 at the Central Bank Auditorium in Port of Spain. JURY PRIZES BEST  FEATURE FILM–NARRATIVE TT$10,000 / Sponsored by FLOW In competition: Cargo – Kareem Mortimer, The Bahamas El Techo (On […]

Date: 26th September 2017
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Five Local Feature Length Films to show at ttff

Five Local Feature Length Films to show at ttff

FIVE LOCAL feature length films: Green Days by the River, Moko Jumbie, The Lies We Tell, Quick Pick and Back to Freeport will be screened during the 12th Annual trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff) from September 19 to 26, 2017. This was revealed at the launch held at the Hyatt Regency yesterday. Nearly 120 feature-length, short […]

Date: 6th September 2017
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RBC Youth Jury Selected

RBC Youth Jury Selected

In photo:(left to right) Josiah Persad, Charles Arjan Bachew, Anais Khan- George, Shania Duncan, Ms Hazel Ann Marshall (RBC),Senior Manager Marketing – Region and TT | RBC Financial (Caribbean) Limited, Nicholai Rampersad,  Shivanna Maharaj and  Dominic Adel Branche  Seven young people will enjoy the trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff) 2017 experience as jurors for the RBC […]

Date: 30th August 2017
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Link: https://ttfilmfestival.com/news/ttff-news-and-features/rbc-youth-jury-selected


Spotlight on T+T films in celebration of National Patriotism

Spotlight on T+T films in celebration of National Patriotism

As part of the country’s celebration of Patriotism Month, the trinidad+tobago film festival will host Feature T+T—a day-long celebration of T&T through the screening of local short and feature films, followed by Q&A sessions with some of the filmmakers. The screenings—which will be held on Republic Day, Sunday 24 September, at MovieTowne Port-of-Spain, San Fernando […]

Date: 17th August 2017
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Feature T+T: films in celebration of National Patriotism

Feature T+T: films in celebration of National Patriotism

As part of the country’s celebration of Patriotism Month, the trinidad+tobago film festival will host Feature T+T- a day-long celebration of Trinidad and Tobago through the screening of local short and feature films, followed by Q&A sessions with some of the filmmakers. The screenings are part of the Ministry of Community Development Culture and the […]

Date: 14th August 2017
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the dying swan defies conventions

“Minshall rang me up one day and said “I’m bringing a king this year.” I said “Oh!” He said, “Yes, will you come and document the performance?” I said, “Yea, ok, when is it?” He said, “Tonight.”

Date: 23rd September 2016
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