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Safe Spaces

Safe Spaces

In 2017, youth outreach NGO, 2 Cents Movement, toured secondary schools in Trinidad + Tobago engaging the nation’s youth on the issue of gender-based violence using spoken word poetry, theatre and talkback conversations.


Safe Spaces


Jean-Claude Cournand + Rhonda Chan Soo + Vincent O’Neil + Isaiah McClean]

Year of Release:



Trinidad and Tobago



Type / Genre:

Documentary Short


27 minutes




Mon 24 Sep 2018, 1.00pm, MovieTowne, POS - Screen 7

T+T Premiere

About the Director(s):

Jean-Claude Cournand + Rhonda Chan Soo + Vincent O’Neil + Isaiah McClean]

Rhonda Chan Soo is a documentary filmmaker with a Master’s degree in documentary filmmaking at Wake Forest University. Upon returning to Trinidad in 2014, she has worn several hats in the local film industry, from camera department PA, to video assist, to script supervisor.  Two of Rhonda’s short documentary films produced in Trinidad and Tobago have won awards locally – Riding Bull Cart, which won the Best T&T documentary short at the trinidad + tobago film festival in 2015, and Quiet Revolution which won the Jury Award at Trinidad and Tobago’s Green Screen in 2016.

Vincent O’Neil works with the 2 Cents Movement as Lead Media Technician.

Isaiah McClean fell in love with filmmaking shortly after completing a Film and Television boot camp led by Steven Taylor and produced by Gayelle the Channel in 2013 while still enrolled in Secondary School. Soon after, he began volunteering on video projects with the 2 Cents Movement, where he currently works as Strategic Marketing Designer and Filmmaker, while also completing his undergraduate degrees in Computer Science and Marketing at the University of the Southern Caribbean.


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