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The Cutlass

The Cutlass

Inspired by true events, The Cutlass is a dynamic story about empowerment in the most dreadful of circumstances. After enduring a terrifying robbery, Joanna falls into the dangerous grasp of a sociopath, and is taken into the secluded jungle. She finds herself isolated in a world of natural beauty as she musters the courage to emotionally battle the unsettled mind of her kidnapper.


The Cutlass


Darisha Beresford

Year of Release:



Trinidad and Tobago



Type / Genre:

Narrative Feature


105 minutes




Sat 24 Sept, 5.00pm,UWI Film Programme, Q+A
Mon 26 Sept, 6.00pm,MovieTowne POS Screen 8, Q+A

Mon 26 Sept, 6:30pm,MovieTowne POS Screen 4, Q+A


World Premiere

About the Director(s):

Darisha Beresford

Darisha Beresford

Trinidad and Tobago-born Darisha Beresford is the founder of Blue Basin Films and a director at Zaftik Studios in South Florida. She has won numerous awards for her Caribbean and American films, commercials and television series. Presently, she is working on writing and directing films that explores the Caribbean region.


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