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The Visitation

The Visitation

“The Visitation” is a Trinidadian Science-Fiction Thriller-Horror film that tells the story of a carefree artist who is not concerned with the world around her. Her male friend calls to warn her of an imminent extraterrestrial threat but she pays him no heed. This short film is a fusion of art, spectacle and extraterrestrial life in a Caribbean context.

Title:

The Visitation

Director(s):

Kavita Ganness

Year of Release:

2019

Region:

Trinidad and Tobago

Language:

English

Type / Genre:

Narrative, Horror

Runtime:

6 minutes

Rating:

No Rating

Showtimes:

Mon 19 Aug 2019, 2.00pm, APA, Room 01 Q+A

Tue 20 Aug 2019, 2.00pm, UWI, Film Programme Q+A

World Premiere


About the Director(s):

Kavita Ganness

Kavita Ganness

Kavita Ganness is a literary and visual artist, who has a BA Degree in Communication Studies and Literatures in English (Double Major) from the University of the West Indies. She is presently studying for a Masters in Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing at the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine. She is also an English/Literature teacher with nineteen years experience at the secondary school level. She has a YouTube channel – see ‘Kav Ganness’ and ‘The Kirk and Kav Channel’ – a channel in which she shares film projects which were done with her husband, Kirk Budhooram. Last year her one-minute short film ‘Litterbug Goes To The Beach’ was a finalist in the Green Screen Environmental Film Festival, 2018.

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