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Queen of Soca

Queen of Soca

Olivia is a young woman with a natural gift for singing. She wants to escape her life of lesser means and believes her passion for singing Soca music can change her life. However, her religious mother abhors anything that’s not related to the church, especially Soca music. Olivia must decide whether to pursue her dream of becoming a Soca star and risk the relationship with her mother, the only family she knows.

Awards:

  • Take One Film Grant / Script in Development

Title:

Queen of Soca

Director(s):

Kevin Adams

Year of Release:

2019

Region:

Trinidad and Tobago

Language:

English

Type / Genre:

Drama, Feature

Runtime:

75 minutes

Rating:

PG-13

Showtimes:

Wed 21 Aug 2019, 5.00pm, Shaw Park Cultural Complex Take ONE Film

Wed 21 Aug 2019, 7.00pm, Naparima Bowl Take ONE Film

Wed 21 Aug 2019, 6.30pm, NAPA Take ONE Film

World Premiere


About the Director(s):

Kevin Adams

Kevin Adams

Born in Trinidad & Tobago, Kevin Adams migrated to the USA at an early age. He attended Brooklyn College where he studied screenwriting, producing and directing. His internship at Sony / BMG music in New York City opened doors to becoming a production assistant on scores of music videos, commercials, reality shows and independent films. In 2011, Kevin Adams won the prominent Trinidad & Tobago Production Grant for his 37 min short No Soca No Life.  He is currently working on his second feature which has been sought after by Promenade films, a France production company.  

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