Finding Dowry

This satirical film showcases the development of modern habits and materialistic desires. Coming from a family with strong East Indian traditions, Mohan finds a way to use these customs to his own benefit, and unexpectedly announces that he is ready to get married.

Finding Dowry (2017)


Trinidad + Tobago






Shivanee Loach

Shivanee Loach

Shivanee Loach

Shivanee Loach is a filmmaker from T+T. During her studies at COSTAATT, she was introduced to the world of local films, and as a result she based her final thesis on the local industry. Finding Dowry is her first film.

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