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My Father Belize

My Father Belize

A US born Belizean man travels to Belize to scatter the ashes of his deceased father, only to discover that he himself conceived a son during a past visit to the country. He must now face his own conflicted feelings about fatherhood caused by the estranged relationship he had with the man who gave him life.


My Father Belize


Leon Lozano

Year of Release:



Belize, USA


English, Belizean Kriol

Type / Genre:

Narrative, Drama


30 minutes


No Rating


Thu 22 Aug 2019, 2.00pm, APA, Room 01

Caribbean Premiere

About the Director(s):

Leon Lozano

Leon Lozano

“My Father Belize” marks a return to the director’s chair for writer/ director/ producer Leon Lozano. In 2008, Lozano made his feature film debut with “Something is Killing Tate”, winner of 12 “Best of” film festival awards. Holding a Bachelor’s Degree in social work from the University of California, Berkeley and a Master’s Degree in film and television production from the University of Southern California, Lozano has made a career out of combining social advocacy and film. His work has screened on Showtime, Netflix, BET, and Starz.

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