09-15 Sept 2020
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Get Free!

Get Free!

Twenty-one-year-old Iris’ life is endangered as her ex-boyfriend returns to seek unwanted closure. A series of events unfold as we see what was, and what still is, between them. A raw, realist exploration of violence against women.

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Get Free! (2019)

Featurette (37mins) Narrative


Trinidad and Tobago




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Akkel Charles

About the Director(s):

Akkel Charles

Akkel Charles

Akkel “Lee” Charles is a 22 year old filmmaker who is from Laventille, Trinidad and Tobago. This is the second time a film of his has been selected for the Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival. His previous submission was ‘Life In Kolour’ in 2019. Akkel’s drive to create content comes from the immediate reality around him. The “Lee” in his name is to signify the Lee in the names of his inspirations Spike and Stan Lee. His near term goal is to further his studies in film and go to countries in Africa and Europe and continue making films..

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