Charlie’s Records

Rawlston Charles emigrated from Tobago to the USA in December 1967. Living in Bedford-Stuyvesant in Brooklyn, NY, Charles had a vision to promote calypso and soca music and its artists to the world through his record store, Charlie’s Calypso City, and music label, Charlie’s Records. “Charlie’s Records” reveals the American immigrant story of an unsung hero.


Charlie’s Records (2019)

Feature (110mins) Documentary Historical








Tina Charles


Sat 17 Aug 2019, 6.30pm, Charlie in attendance. Q+A with Robin Foster.

Mon 19 Aug 2019, 6.30pm,

Thu 22 Aug 2019, 6.30pm,

World Premiere

Tina Charles

Tina Charles

First-time filmmaker, Tina Charles, is a two-time Olympic gold medalist and six-time WNBA All Star for the New York Liberty. Charles is the founder of Hopey’s Heart Foundation, dedicated to raising awareness of sudden cardiac arrest through the placement of Automated External Defibrillators.

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