09-15 Sept 2020
Save the Date

A Hand Full of Dirt

trinidad+tobago film festival 2010 screening

[divider]

Director / writer: Kareem Mortimer
2009, The Bahamas  English
Narrative Feature / 103 minutes

Archie Redman is a middle-aged man chasing a fading dream. In his obsession to hold on to his failing business—a small hotel—he has sacrificed everything. His marriage is broken, his debts have risen beyond his reach and he has a severely damaged relationship with his father.

Thousands of miles away, Archie’s son Jay faces worries of his own. Recently graduated from university, Jay is stuck in limbo, penniless in a cold, unforgiving city and unable to legally work until his father pays his school debts. Suddenly, an opportunity to resolve his problems and secure his future presents itself, but to take it he must commit the ultimate act of betrayal.

World premiere

[divider]

[youtube 6dqPOgIQXVw 620]

[divider]

[expand title=”Director’s Bio”]

[/expand]

Date: Tue 31 Aug, 2010
Category: ttff news and features
Tags:

Share: Share on Facebook Tweet to Twitter

ttff/20 Call for Submissions

ttff/19 Foldout Guide

View 2019 Film Index A-Z

Visit the Caribbean Film Database

The Trinidad+Tobago Film Festival would like to acknowledge the generous support of our sponsors.

Partners

Join Our Mailinglist

Contact Us

22 Jerningham Ave,
Belmont, Port of Spain,
Trinidad and Tobago, WI

Tel: 1.868.323.3228