films we think you'll love

the forgotten boys

Three young men find purpose in a prison-based debate team led by journalist Debbie Jacob.

songs of redemption

Songs of Redemption reveals a stream of consciousness as told by Kingston prisoners incarcerated for crimes ranging from ‘illegal possession of firearm’ to ‘murder.’

soca in she samba

David Rudder travels to Bahia in Brazil in search of the ‘Bahia Gyal’ the subject of his winning road march

bim

After a life of violence and crime, a man becomes part of the political movement towards Trinidad and Tobago's independence. It won’t be long, however, before his violent past catches up with him.

salt of the earth

When parang was born in Trinidad, it was played by workers in the cocoa plantations as entertainment for their families and friends after a hard day’s labour. Salt of the Earth explores this ancient music tradition called parang and the ones who made it survive.

party done

Popular TV host, Ian Alleyne, uses viewer tips to try to make a dent in Trinidad's soaring murder and crime rate. But, will his controversial techniques put him at odds with criminals and the law?Popular TV host, Ian Alleyne, uses viewer tips to try to make a dent in Trinidad's soaring murder and crime rate. But, will his controversial techniques put him at odds with criminals and the law?

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disposable

Disposable is a short documentary exploring the work being done by organizations and private citizens as they attempt to promote a viable recycling programme in Trinidad & Tobago.

metiver in paramin

A project was created to introduce vetiver grass to Paramin (a hilly village in Trinidad & Tobago) to help solve major soil and water issues in the area. This film explores the lesser known history of the unique plant, commonly called by its local name... Metiver.

small change

Small Change is a climate change documentary which focuses on Trinidad & Tobago's economy, and moves which can be made in the grassroots, private and public sectors to improve the environment, while having significant social and economic benefits for the country.

la gaita

Despite their differences, brothers Willy and Tito agree on one thing: that their quest in life is to use their music to help the lonely and the broken to accept themselves during what some consider to be the loneliest and most vulnerable time of the year… Christmas.

salt of the earth

When parang was born in Trinidad, it was played by workers in the cocoa plantations as entertainment for their families and friends after a hard day’s labour. Salt of the Earth explores this ancient music tradition called parang and the ones who made it survive.

dramas

hit for six
joebell and america
kingston paradise
trafficked
moving parts
a story about wendy
a story about wendy 2
bim
same old shit
jab in the dark
the trident: the land we call home

food, festivals + culture

dal puri diaspora
hinkson
julia and joyce: two stories of two dance pioneers
the insatiable season
nang by nang
poetry is an island
coolie pink and green
seventeen colours and a sitar
soca in she samba
la gaita
salt of the earth

films on history

dal puri diaspora
amsterdam, traces of sugar
panama dreams
kaiso for july 27th
siege
fires of hope
prepared to fight
'70: remembering a revolution
inward hunger: the story of eric williams ep. 1
inward hunger: the story of eric williams ep. 2
inward hunger: the story of eric williams ep. 3

biographical films

hinkson
nang by nang
unfinished sentences
poetry is an island
coolie pink and green
seventeen colours and a sitar
inward hunger: the story of eric williams ep. 1
inward hunger: the story of eric williams ep. 2
inward hunger: the story of eric williams ep. 3
la gaita

social issue films

kingston paradise
the forgotten boys
i don't call it ghetto
amsterdam, traces of sugar
songs of redemption
from gangsta to pastor
trafficked
moving parts
black hair
sorf hair
'70: remembering a revolution
disposable
metiver in paramin
small change
party done

full catalogue

breaking the cycle
dal puri diaspora
hinkson
hit for six
joebell and america
julia and joyce: two stories of two dance pioneers
kingston paradise
the insatiable season
the forgotten boys
i don't call it ghetto
amsterdam, traces of sugar
songs of redemption
from gangsta to pastor
trafficked
nang by nang
unfinished sentences
moving parts
pendulum
poetry is an island
a story about wendy
a story about wendy 2
coolie pink and green
seventeen colours and a sitar
soca in she samba
panama dreams
three women
kaiso for july 27th
siege
fires of hope
prepared to fight
black hair
sorf hair
bim
'70: remembering a revolution
inward hunger: the story of eric williams ep. 1
inward hunger: the story of eric williams ep. 2
inward hunger: the story of eric williams ep. 3
same old shit
jab in the dark
disposable
metiver in paramin
small change
la gaita
salt of the earth
the trident: the land we call home
party done