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Big Man Dan

Big Man Dan

Sheila calls on her brave husband, Dan, for help when she spots a cockroach in their bathroom. But when the roach flies, Dan loses all sense and imagines that the roach is a kung-fu master who he must fight with all his might to protect his defenceless wife. After observing Dan’s approach to tackling the roach problem, Sheila decides to handle the pest herself. 


Big Man Dan


Kafi Kareem + Shane Young Sing

Year of Release:



Trinidad and Tobago



Type / Genre:



4 minutes


All Ages


Sun 18 Aug 2019, 6.30pm, APA, Room 01 Q+A

Sun 18 Aug 2019, 6.30pm, San Fernando Hill Q+A

World Premiere

About the Director(s):

Kafi Kareem

Kafi Kareem

Kafi Kareem is an emerging writer/director with two family-friendly shorts under her belt. She won the trinidad+tobago film festival’s (ttff) Caribbean Film Mart where her feature film pitch was selected by a panel of Hollywood industry professionals as the strongest for development and production. Having gained script development experience as a reader at boutique literary management companies Radmin Company and Madhouse Entertainment, Kafi’s career background includes positions in family content programming, curation and online video publishing for kids’ content powerhouses Disney and PBS, in addition to Pluto TV.        –

Shane Young Sing

Kafi Kareem

Shane Young Sing is a passionate animator with a love for bringing Great characters to life. Having animated for some of the most prominent animation companies in Trinidad & Tobago, he is the recipient of the 2012 Animae Caribe award for Best Caribbean Animation. He has animated for the Disney Channel series, “LoliRock”.


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