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Chrissy!

Chrissy!

Ten-year-old Chrissy lives on the rough side of town in deplorable conditions with her two siblings and their sick, bedridden mother. Chrissy becomes a target for teasing and discrimination from her fellow students at Redemption Primary. She then meets a new student at her school, Melissa, who is rich, and begins an unexpected friendship. Will Chrissy ride this gift horse to the top? Or will her intellect be enough to help elevate her and her family out of their poverty-stricken life?

Chrissy! (2012)

Region:

Barbados

Language:

English

Rating:

GA

Director(s):

Marcia Weekes

Showtimes:

Wed 25 Sept, 11.00am, MovieTowne POS, Q&A
Thur 26 Sept, 5.30pm, MovieTowne Tobago
Mon 30 Sept, 11.00am, MovieTowne POS
Tue 01 Oct, 3.00pm, MovieTowne Tobago

T+T Premiere


About the Director(s):

Marcia Weekes

Marcia Weekes

Marcia Weekes is a Jamaica-born, Barbados-based filmmaker. She wrote and directed the Hush trilogy of films, the second of which was a ttff/11 selection. She is the founder and director of the Praise Academy of Dance, a non-profit, inter-denominational company.

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