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Top brands round out lineup of new ttff/13 partners

Posted August 30, 2013 by Hello

As we inch closer to an exciting two weeks of films, workshops, panels and parties, we are thrilled to acknowledge the last of our new major partnerships for the ttff/13. Heineken, a global brand that needs no introduction, has been serving discerning beer drinkers since 1864. Through its distributor, Carib Brewery Limited, Heineken joins our […]

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ttff programmes Caribbean-Canadian showcase at Vancouver festival

Posted August 29, 2013 by Hello

A number of past trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff) selections will screen at the Vancouver Latin American Film Festival (VLAFF), which kicks off its 10th annual edition tomorrow. According to VLAFF’s mission, the festival seeks to “provide Canadian audiences with an opportunity to observe a variety of films, which closely reflect the society and people of […]

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Announcement of Panorama films completes 2013 trinidad+tobago film festival lineup

Posted August 20, 2013 by Hello

Twenty-six feature films from beyond the Caribbean will screen in the Panorama section of the 2013 trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff), as the Festival completed the announcement of its lineup today. The ttff, now in its 8th year, takes place from 17 September–01 October, and screens feature-length, short and experimental films from the Caribbean and its […]

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Thirty-six New Media works to screen at 2013 trinidad+tobago film festival

Posted August 16, 2013 by Hello

The trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff) has today announced its ttff/13 New Media programme, which is co-curated and presented with ARC Magazine and will take place from 20–27 September at Medulla Art Gallery, a venue partner of the Festival. Now in its third year, New Media features experimental films, video art and performances. The programme opens […]

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Yolanda Yolanda, a single mother, struggles to raise her children on the outskirts of Santo Domingo. Tired of hustling in the streets, she decides to leave it all behind and illegally emigrate to Puerto Rico on an overcrowded wooden vessel.
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Fifty-six Caribbean shorts announced for 2013 trinidad+tobago film festival

Posted August 13, 2013 by Hello

The short and medium-length films that will screen at the 2013 trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff) have been announced. Fifty-six of these films will be shown in all at the ttff/13, which runs from 17 September–01 October. The 56 films—both fiction and documentary—represent 18 countries in the Caribbean and the diaspora. Twenty-eight films (exactly half) come […]

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Participants announced for RBC Focus: Filmmakers’ Immersion at ttff/13

Posted August 9, 2013 by Hello

The participants for the RBC Focus: Filmmakers’ Immersion at the 2013 trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff) have been selected. Now in its third year, RBC Focus: Filmmakers’ Immersion is an intensive development programme for ten selected emerging filmmakers from the Caribbean and its diaspora. Every year the Immersion alternates between fiction and documentary filmmaking; this year, […]

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Danny Glover slave drama Tula: The Revolt to close 2013 trinidad+tobago film festival

Posted August 8, 2013 by Hello

We are pleased to announce that the slave-uprising drama Tula: The Revolt, starring Danny Glover, will close this year’s trinidad+tobago film festival (ttff). The film will screen on 01 October and enjoy its T&T premiere at the Festival. Tula: The Revolt is based on true events that took place on the island of Curaçao in […]

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