CaFA Film Screening
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a Dramatic Feature Directed by ALISON SAUNDERS
(T&T, 90 mins)
[Film obtained from Caribbean Tales Worldwide Distribution]
This film tells the story of Alex, a playboy West Indies cricketer fighting the demons of his past. He learns about love as he struggles for his last chance to play in a major global tournament, while desperately wanting to earn the respect of his estranged father, a former great West Indies cricketer.
a Dramatic Short Directed by MASON RICHARDS
(Guyana, 10 mins)
Set in Guyana, THE SEAWALL, is the story of an older Guyanese woman, Marjorie, and her grandson Malachi, who share a very special bond. After receiving a visa to live in the United States with his Mom whom he hadn't seen since he was a baby, 10-year old Malachi wrestles with leaving his Grandma and best friend behind, while thinking about a new life in America. Marjorie struggles to convince her grandson that life in America would be better, as she deals with her own feelings of loneliness and abandonment, in a country that she loves. A Cannes 2011 selection.
an Animated Short by ANSAR SATTAR
(T&T, 4 mins)
A casual encounter soon escalates into a battle royale, as two local vendors get pushed over the edge.
Then join us for a Q&A with the Writer/Director of The Seawall, our very own Mason Richards.
We're looking forward to sharing these films with you!!
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